Programs for Florida USA Region

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

A Year of Deepening in Compassion Part I: The Four Limitless Ones

February 17th—April 21st

Please join us as we come together as a Shambhala Community to study and deepen our practice of Shambhala Buddhism. We will be doing this Shambhala Online class together on Sundays. The path of the Bodhisattva Warrior begins with developing affection f Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Writing is for Everyone!

with Tunde Nemeth & Steven Ray

March 9th—April 6th

Writing, like meditation, is a solitary act that benefits greatly from practice with others. Come join us in exploring what happens when meditation gets involved with writing. Drawing on the work of Natalie Goldberg (Writing Down the Bones), Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Contentment in Everyday Life (CIEL)

with Jan Snyder & Nora Wiser

March 29th—March 31st

Explore mindful appreciation and gentleness to oneself. Foundational Buddhist teachings are introduced. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Weekend Retreat Level III: Warrior in the World

with Gerard Van Gils

April 13th—April 14th

This weekend retreat requires completion of the Level II Weekend Retreat Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Creating Enlightened Society: Shambhala and the Transition Towns Movement

with Don Hall

April 22nd

In our deeply troubled times, how can we extend beyond ourselves to create more sustainable and just local communities, as well as a better world for ourselves and future generations? In this special Earth Day talk, Shambhala St. Petersburg member and Co- Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Level II: Birth of the Warrior

with Shastri Brett Ferrigan

April 26th—April 28th

Having experienced the basic goodness of our fundamental nature, we want to go forward. Birth of the Warrior builds on the skills and insights learned in Level I with a focus on the habitual patterns and defenses we have developed over time. Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Summer Weekthun With Dr. Shanté Paradigm Smalls

with Dr. Shante Smalls

May 31st—June 7th

A summer week of practice in Palm Beach County, Florida. A Weekthun is an intensive, week-long meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness. Continue »