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All Berkeley Shambhala program and practice sessions are currently online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Back to Basics Winter Meditation Retreat: Coming Home As Community

with Acharya Suzann Duquette

December 27th—January 2nd (2021)

Winter is the natural time of year to gather in community, reflect on our lives, and set aspirations for the year to come. Whether you are a newcomer to meditation or a long-time practitioner, this retreat is the perfect opportunity to do just that. Continue »

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level One

with Jesse Miller

March 6th—March 7th (2021)

New meditators, or those looking to reconnect with meditation practice, learn the basic foundations of the Shambhala teachings on universal human wisdom. Continue »

Waking Up In The Dark Age: May the Path Clarify Confusion

with Acharya Richard John

March 13th (2021)

The Four Dharmas of Gampopa is one of the most elegant pith instructions describing the dynamic process of the buddhist path. Each of the Four Dharmas contains practice advice that is accessible and free of intellectual speculation, and yet relevant. Continue »