Programs

Programs for St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

with Christie Rainbeau

October 24th

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members of the sangha are invited, the lung (sadhana transmission) is not a prerequisite for these monthly events. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Meditation in Everyday Life

with Shastri Gayle Van Gils

October 24th—November 21st

OPEN TO ALL!! Learn how to cultivate strength, stability, and clarity of mind in this 5-week course. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Learn to Meditate

with Gerard Van Gils

November 4th

Interested in meditation? This is the class for you! Come and receive instruction on meditation from one of our senior teachers. This is open to EVERYONE! It is a great class for beginners but also beneficial for the seasoned practitioner. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice

with Shastri Will Ryken

November 7th

Open to all! The Sadhana of Mahamudra is one of the mind-treasures of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche that is recited regularly at all Shambhala Centers as a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Sacred Path of the Warrior Retreat

with Shastri Will Ryken

November 10th

OPEN TO ALL! Come and explore the book "Shambhala- Sacred Path of the Warrior" by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche in a contemplative retreat setting. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Thanksgiving City Weekthun

with Shastri Will Ryken

November 18th—November 24th

A city weekthun, or week-long practice intensive, is a unique opportunity to deepen one's meditation practice without going far from home. New and experienced meditators are welcome. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

with Christie Rainbeau

November 23rd

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members of the sangha are invited, the lung (sadhana transmission) is not a prerequisite for these monthly events. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Learn to Meditate

with Gerard Van Gils

December 2nd

Interested in meditation? This is the class for you! Come and receive instruction on meditation from one of our senior teachers. This is open to EVERYONE! It is a great class for beginners but also beneficial for the seasoned practitioner. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice

with Shastri Will Ryken

December 7th

Open to all! The Sadhana of Mahamudra is one of the mind-treasures of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche that is recited regularly at all Shambhala Centers as a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Sadhana of Mahamudra Weekend Retreat

with Linda Lewis

December 7th—December 9th

OPEN TO ALL!! Learn about the Sadhana of Mahamudra, one of the mind-treasures of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche that is recited regularly at all Shambhala Centers as a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

with Christie Rainbeau

December 22nd

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members of the sangha are invited, the lung (sadhana transmission) is not a prerequisite for these monthly events. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Weekend Retreat Level II - Birth of the Warrior

with Shastri Will Ryken

January 12th—January 13th (2019)

This weekend builds on the foundation of the meditation practice introduced in the Level I weekend retreat by exploring how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Shastri Will Ryken

February 6th—March 6th (2019)

OPEN TO EVERYONE!!! Through the gentle precision of meditation practice, we can learn to appreciate ourselves and our simple, day-to-day human experiences. Continue »