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Public Meditation Schedule

Public Meditation Schedule

Open House: Wednesdays, 6:45–9pm
Sundays, 9am–12pm
Tuesdays, 7–8pm
Wednesdays, 8–9am | More »

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Way of Shambhala - Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human

with Martin White

June 11th—July 16th

This course asks the question, "Who am I?" and explores the sense of self. It includes teachings on basic goodness, selflessness, the arising of ego and cocoon, buddha-nature, and the confidence of warriorship. Open to all. Continue »

Way of Shambhala - Shambhala Training Level III

with Hamish Tucker

June 19th—June 21st

Examining our habitual tendencies, we begin to look at our willingness to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness. Prerequisite: Shambhala Training Level II. Continue »

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Beyond EffortMore Shareable Dharma

Here is another collection of dharma-quote images from an unfolding series on the Victoria Shambhala Centre’s Facebook. Each image is designed to give a good bang for the buck by presenting a small gem of timeless wisdom in an attractive—and shareable—package. Continue »