Programs

The Second Noble Truth: The Origins of Suffering: The 5 Skandhas -- Foundations for Freedom, Course 2

with Acharya Dale Asrael & John Rockwell

June 29th—August 10th

Seattle Shambhala Center is pleased to offer the five courses that make up the year long program, Foundations for Freedom, currently being offered by Shambhala online. Part Two explores the Second Noble Truth, The origins of suffering, part I: The 5 skand Continue »

Online Offering: Kalapa Ikebana

with Shelley Pierce

August 15th

Kalapa Ikebana is a contemplative practice in the Japanese art form of flower arranging. These unique teachings combine the traditional forms from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, with the teachings of Shambhala. Open to everyone. Continue »

Honey in the Temple (Class Series) [Online]

with Ladan Yalzadeh

August 16th—August 30th

In this three-class series, we will explore our inherent sanity and joy by connecting with our senses and our bodies. Continue »

ONLINE OFFERING: Sadhana of Mahamudra

August 17th

Although the Sadhana is a vajrayana practice, it is open to everyone, and no previous experience with the practice is necessary. The practice consists of meditation and chanting the Sadhana of Mahamudra text, and lasts about an hour. Continue »

Online Offering: Kalapa Ikebana

with Shelley Pierce

September 19th

Kalapa Ikebana is a contemplative practice in the Japanese art form of flower arranging. These unique teachings combine the traditional forms from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, with the teachings of Shambhala. Open to everyone. Continue »

ONLINE OFFERING: Sadhana of Mahamudra

October 1st

Although the Sadhana is a vajrayana practice, it is open to everyone, and no previous experience with the practice is necessary. The practice consists of meditation and chanting the Sadhana of Mahamudra text, and lasts about an hour. Continue »

Online Offering: Kalapa Ikebana

with Shelley Pierce

October 17th

Kalapa Ikebana is a contemplative practice in the Japanese art form of flower arranging. These unique teachings combine the traditional forms from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, with the teachings of Shambhala. Open to everyone. Continue »

ONLINE OFFERING: Sadhana of Mahamudra

October 31st

Although the Sadhana is a vajrayana practice, it is open to everyone, and no previous experience with the practice is necessary. The practice consists of meditation and chanting the Sadhana of Mahamudra text, and lasts about an hour. Continue »

Online Offering: Kalapa Ikebana

with Shelley Pierce

November 21st

Kalapa Ikebana is a contemplative practice in the Japanese art form of flower arranging. These unique teachings combine the traditional forms from the Sogetsu School of Ikebana, with the teachings of Shambhala. Open to everyone. Continue »

ONLINE OFFERING: Sadhana of Mahamudra

November 30th

Although the Sadhana is a vajrayana practice, it is open to everyone, and no previous experience with the practice is necessary. The practice consists of meditation and chanting the Sadhana of Mahamudra text, and lasts about an hour. Continue »