Ongoing Offerings

Our center offers a rich array of weekly ongoing offerings free to the public. No prior meditation experience required to attend. Most programs offer meditation instruction upon request. All are welcome.

Open Public Sitting Hours

Tuesdays — 5:30 pm-6:30 pm. sitting and walking meditation*
Thursdays — 12:00 noon-1:00 pm. sitting and walking meditation*

We alternate periods of meditation with shorter periods of walking meditation.
You are invited to join us for all or any portion of our practice time. All traditions are welcome. Donations of any size greatly appreciated.

*Free meditation instruction is available at these times and at other times by chance or appointment. We offer free meditation instruction on request, any day of the week. Email shambhala.whiteriver@gmail.com to make arrangements if you are interested in meditation instruction.

Find how to get to our Shambhala Center here.

Introductory

Taming the Mind and Walking the Bodhisattva Path

with Ken Ketchum

October 21st—December 16th

In this series of gatherings we will explore together the foundational views and practices of the Buddhist ‘wing' of Buddhism/Shambhala. The first meeting will be a day-long nyinthun. More... Continue »

Fearless Buddha, Peaceful Warrior: An Introduction to Buddhism and Shambhala

with Patti Morgan & Suzanne Jones

November 13th—December 18th

In this four-week class, we will explore how these two visions - spiritual and secular - Buddhism and Shambhala -- are inseparable. Open to all. Continue »

LEARN TO MEDITATE - Two hour meditation class

with Patti Morgan

December 2nd

10 am "Meditation is a great way to gently cheer up. It brings emotional warmth and environmental friendliness. It highlights our interconnectedness. It cleanly severs distorted conclusions. It reveals our fundamental openness. It turns our mind into an Continue »

Open House Talk: GIVE EVERYTHING

with John Newman

December 11th

"Giving, void of giver, gift, receiver, is called a paramita that transcends the world." No charge, all are welcome. Donations always appreciated. Click for details. Continue »

LEARN TO MEDITATE - Two hour meditation class

with Shastri Donna Williams

January 6th (2019)

10 am "Meditation is a great way to gently cheer up. It brings emotional warmth and environmental friendliness. It highlights our interconnectedness. It cleanly severs distorted conclusions. It reveals our fundamental openness. It turns our mind into an Continue »