Upcoming Programs

Bodhisattva Study Group ONLINE

April 13th—December 28th

The Bodhisattva Study Group is open to all students of the dharma who are interested in deepening their understanding of the Bodhisattva path. Texts we're studying include Shantideva's "The Way of the Bodhisattva." Continue »

Werma Feast ONLINE

May 31st—December 13th

The Werma Sadhana is a profound key to understanding and manifesting awake society in our lives. By feasting together, we can unlock the power and heart of this practice, discovering brilliant awareness on the spot, whatever our circumstance. This practic Continue »

Dharma Study ONLINE - Sacred Path of the Warrior

July 19th—January 31st (2021)

All are welcome to join in the study of this classic text, Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior, written by Shambhala's founder Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Drop-ins welcome! Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra ONLINE

November 30th—January 28th (2021)

Intro to Shambhala Lineage Part II with Walker Blaine

December 3rd—February 18th (2021)

An Introduction to the Shambhala Lineage is a NW regional course, hosted by Vancouver Shambhala, BC, exploring the core elements of the Shambhala tradition. Part 2 will investigate the major figures in the Shambhala tradition by looking in depth at the me Continue »

Learn to Meditate Workshop: Turning the Mind Into an Ally ONLINE

December 5th

The Learn to Meditate Workshop offers an introduction to meditation, as well as an opportunity for experienced practitioners to refresh their practice, connect with others, and receive individualized instruction and feedback. Continue »

Aging Group - DEATH: The End of Self-Improvement ONLINE

December 7th—April 19th (2021)

The Portland Aging group, Aging in Enlightened Society, is a social group for those who are experiencing aging – whether it be turning 40 or 70. The group is currently reading DEATH: The End of Self-Improvement by Joan Toliffson. Continue »

Half-Day Winter Practice Retreat ONLINE

December 27th—December 31st

The coldest and darkest days of winter are a time of deep stillness and contemplation. Taking advantage of this precious time, we are offering five half days of online meditation and teachings leading in to the new year. All are welcome! Continue »

New Year's Sangha Retreat ONLINE

December 31st—January 2nd (2021)

This New Year's Sangha retreat is a time for the Portland Shambhala & Shambhala Oregon Communities to practice together and welcome in the new year. In addition to practicing, the retreat will also include dialogue and visioning about our community. Continue »

Mamo Chants - Dön Season

February 1st—February 10th (2021)

Come engage in protector practices to dispel the karmic accumulation of personal, social, and environmental chaos in the days preceding the Tibetan New Year, Shambhala Day, on Feb 12th. Open to all! Continue »