Programs

Dharma Study - Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism

August 4th—March 15th

Join us for a book study group on Trungpa Rinpoche’s landmark book: Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism. Beginning with the introduction, we will be going through the book chapter by chapter, with facilitation by one of our center teachers. Continue »

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II

with Shastri Calryn Aston

February 7th—February 9th

Shambhala Sadhana Practice and Feast

February 9th

Open to Portland Shambhala Center Members and their families. Friends of Shambhala and other visitors and guests are warmly invited to attend any of our open meditation sessions, which occur each weekday morning, Tuesday evening, and Sunday morning. Continue »

Belonging: Holding your Seat in a Divided World

with Shastri Calryn Aston

February 10th

Please join us for this public talk by Shastri Calryn Aston. The Shambhala teachings were offered by the Buddha to guide and empower non-monastic practitioners through times of great personal and social confusion. A basic principle of the Shambhala teachi Continue »

Mamo Chants - Dön Season

February 13th—February 22nd

This year Shambhala Day is Monday, February 24th, marking the beginning of a new annual cycle. To dispel the karmic accumulation of personal, social, and environmental chaos at the year's end, all students are encouraged to practice as much as possible in Continue »

Losar Practice Day (Samden Ling)

February 15th

Samden Ling is holding Losar Practice Day on Feb. 15. Practices range from Mindfulness to Longchen Nyingthig Ngndro, tsok and a few restricted practices. Continue »

Social Presencing Theater

February 16th

social presencing TBA Continue »

Werma Feast

February 22nd

Shambhala Day

February 24th

Save the date for this annual community celebration Continue »