Community

Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.

Check out our Stories page to learn more about Seattle Shambhala’s members.

 

Community Events

Friday Evening Talk Only - Reclaiming Women's Stories of Resilence & Accomplishment

with Acharya Holly Gayley & Richard Merrill

February 7th

As Buddhist practitioners we have heard many stories of accomplished masters, but few about accomplished women, who have remained in the shadows of history. Retrieving these stories can enliven our understanding of the dharma and the various ways that wis Continue »

Reclaiming Women's Stories and the Feminine Principle in Buddhism

with Acharya Holly Gayley & Richard Merrill

February 7th—February 8th

As Buddhist practitioners we have heard many stories of accomplished masters, but few about accomplished women, who have remained in the shadows of history. Retrieving these stories can enliven our understanding of the dharma and the various ways that Continue »

Shambhala Day Live Broadcast: The Year of the Iron Mouse

February 24th

Shambhala Day marks the beginning of the New Year, which is one of the most important days of the Shambhala tradition. On the morning of Monday, February 24th, community members are invited to gather to mark the day with a lhasang and viewing of a live br Continue »

Shambhala Day Celebration: The Year of the Iron Mouse

February 29th

Shambhala Day marks the beginning of the New Year, which is one of the most important days of the Shambhala tradition. We will celebrate in full as a community with a replay of the broadcast from Monday, gratitude and acknowledgments, an astrological read Continue »

 

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