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?
Date: Wednesday 4 April 2018 19:00 21:00
Our regular Wednesday evening session for people new to meditation
Date: Thursday 12 April 2018 10:00 16:30
Advanced Group Practice days for Ngondro, Vajrayana, Werma and Scorpion Seal practitioners
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Date: Saturday 19 May 2018 09:00 - 20 May 18:00
Teacher: Ross Chambers
Vajrayana practice weekend for ngondro, werma and SSA practitioners.
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.
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.