All Programs

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

Miksang Photography 1 Class B

with Miriam Hall & Nicole Lionnet

April 9th—June 18th

Looking and Seeing: an introduction to contemplative photography. Continue »

A Morning with Jakusho Kwong-roshi April 24 2021 Recording

April 26th—August 26th

Video Recording of Jakusho Kwong-roshi from April 24 2021 Continue »

Secret Beyond Thought Talks One and Two Recordings

with Gaylon Ferguson

May 8th—August 14th

Recordings of talks one and two of Secret beyond Thought by Gaylon Ferguson Continue »

Mahamudra: Origins, Universality, and Practices

with Jay Lippman

May 29th

This restricted program is open to Shambhala vajrayana practitioners. Continue »

Secret Beyond Thought: The Third of a Four Part Series on the Four Karmas

with Gaylon Ferguson

June 12th

The third talk in a four-part series on the four Karmas taken from a transcript of a public seminar taught by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche in February 1971. Continue »

The Pure Mind of Sad Joy: Tonglen and the Four Immeasurables—A Week of Retreat

with John Rockwell & Charlotte Linde

July 10th—July 16th

Our annual summer mediation retreat meets for a full week. You can attend the full retreat or any 3-hour session. The retreat will take place online. Continue »

Secret Beyond Thought: The Fourth of a Four Part Series on the Four Karmas

with Gaylon Ferguson

August 7th

The fourth talk in a four-part series on the four Karmas taken from a transcript of a public seminar taught by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche in February 1971. Continue »