Tuesday Open House

July 6th—October 26th

Date details +
    Room: Lower Meditation Hall

    Tuesday Night Open House returns in person

    We are delighted to announce that the Tuesday Night Open House will return to in-person sitting meditation at the Shambhala Centre. For those who prefer, one can also attend via Zoom through the link below.

    Start date:      Tuesday, July 6, 2021

    Time:               6:30-8:30pm

    Place:             Shambhala Victoria Meditation Centre

    Zoom:             https://zoom.us/j/718643091

    • For those new to meditation, we offer in-person instruction to meditation practice.
      • "COIVID-19: We will be asking everyone who attends in person for their vaccination passport. If you are not able to be vaccinated, we invite you to join us via Zoom."
      • Windows will be opened for good ventilation
      • Hand sanitizer will be available.

    We look forward to welcoming you

    in-person or online

    Schedule: 

    6:30 Start Meditation

    7:20 Dharma Talk and Discussion  

    8:00 Gong

    List of Dharma Study Topics

    Sept 14 - Begin With A Broken Heart

    Sept 21 - Does It Matter?

    Sept 28 - Overcoming Polarization

    Oct 5 - The Fine Art Of Failure

    Oct 12 - The Path Of Non-Rejecting

    Oct 19 - Just As It Is

    Oct 26 - How Not To Lose Heart

    New to meditation? We are here for you. There will be a meditation instructor available to those of you who are new to meditation. In a breakout room, you will receive instruction on our meditation technique, some background about our community, tips for establishing a home practice and answers to any questions that may arise for you. After instruction, you will be able to join the other meditators for the dharma talk and discussion.

    Please help us hold a strong container by being mindful of the timing of your arrival as well as the decorum you bring to the online experience. Treat the virtual environment as sacred space. 

    Questions? Reach out to us at [email protected] for technical assistance or program questions.