Community Meditation Evening - Open to all

Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018 19:00 21:00

Our regular Wednesday evening meditation session


Open Heart, Big Mind; Discovering compassion in daily life.

Date: Thursday 29 March 2018 19:00 21:00
Teacher: Shastri John Seex

Compassion is about owning your heart and not shutting down. How do we keep our hearts open when the world is so full of suffering without getting overwhelmed or burn-out?


Guided Meditation

Date: Wednesday 4 April 2018 19:00 21:00

Our regular Wednesday evening session for people new to meditation


Ngondro, Werma, SS practice days for Vajrayana practitioners

Date: Thursday 12 April 2018 10:00 16:30

Advanced Group Practice days for Ngondro, Vajrayana, Werma and Scorpion Seal practitioners


Bristol Shambhala Meditation Group AGM

Date: Thursday 12 April 2018 19:30 21:00

Our AGM is an opportunity to revisit our achievements in the year of the Fire Bird and look ahead to our exciting plans for the year of the Earth Dog, appoint and reappoint our Council members and socialise with a short celebration. All welcome.


Shambhala Training Level Two; The Birth of the Warrior

Date: Saturday 14 April 2018 09:30 - 15 April 18:00
Teacher: Shastri John Seex

Having experienced a taste of basic goodness, we want to go forward. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask our fear. We begin to appreciate that there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness.


Shambhala Educators - TMI Study Day

Date: Saturday 21 April 2018 09:30 17:00

This study day focuses on completing the group activities for 'The Treasury of Meditation Instruction in Shambhala' ie. course 3 of the Shambhala Educators Transition Programme.


The Lost Art of Good Conversation – Introductory workshop

Date: Thursday 26 April 2018 19:00 21:00
Teacher: Christine Jeffcutt

The Lost Art of Good Conversation is the latest book by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. In a world of smartphones and connectivity, we often feel burned out and disconnected. With readings and guidance from his book, we explore ways we can reconnect with others.


Joy in Everyday Life

Date: Thursday 3 May 2018 19:00 - 31 May 21:00
Teacher: Irene Cleghorn

Developing trust in basic goodness, we begin to discover the confidence and energy to go forward on the journey with a sense of joy and bravery. Teachings on compassion become the inspiration for a life of cheerful discipline and freedom from doubt.


Mindful Living: Dealing with difficult people

Date: Saturday 12 May 2018 10:00 17:00
Teacher: Shastri Jane Hope

Explore how awakening our own heart can help us extend loving kindness to others, particularly personalities we find challenging. Students will practise speaking genuinely and listening fully to others.


Vajrayana/Werma/SSA Practice Weekend

Date: Saturday 19 May 2018 09:00 - 20 May 18:00
Teacher: Ross Chambers

Vajrayana practice weekend for ngondro, werma and SSA practitioners.


Enlightened Society Assembly - Residential Programme in the UK

Date: Thursday 5 July 2018 18:00 - 14 July 11:00
Teachers: Shastri Jane Hope & Acharya David Hope

Programme for students engaged in the Way of Shambhala, emphazing the intrinsic goodness of all beings and society and focusing on how we can create enlightened society.Taught in English.


Shambhala Educators - AMI Study Day

Date: Saturday 20 October 2018 09:30 17:00
Teacher: Rona Wyatt

This study day focuses on completing the group activities for 'The Art of Meditation Instruction' ie. course 4 of the Shambhala Educators Transition Programme.