Programs for US: Texas and Oklahoma Region

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky

with Larry Higgins & Christine Wetzl

July 27th—July 28th

In this fifth and final level of the Heart of Warriorship training, we will learn to inhabit the gentleness, openness, and precision of our true nature so that the present moment can unfold around us in all its vivid brilliance. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Training Level 1: The Art of Being Human

with Adam Sultan

September 6th—September 8th

Foundational retreat providing grounding meditation instruction and teachings emphasizing creation of enlightened society. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Introduction to the Refuge Vow

with Billy Boyar

November 9th

For those considering taking the Refuge vow, or for those simply wanting to become better informed about it. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Sowing Seeds of Peace: The Transformation of Anger

with Judith Simmer-Brown

November 23rd

Drawing from the timeless teachings of warriorship from the Indian master Shantideva and from the ever-current terma of Shambhala, this one-day program investigates and identifies ways of transforming anger into seeds of peace. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Refuge and Bodhisattva Vows

with Judith Simmer-Brown

November 24th

The refuge vow is the ancient, traditional ceremony of becoming a Buddhist. The Bodhisattva Vow is further commitment, after taking the Refuge Vow, to put others before oneself and to work wholeheartedly for the benefit of all. Continue »