Open Public Sitting Hours

Public Sitting

Every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evening, mindfulness meditation and instruction from 7:00-8:00 pm.  Thought-provoking discussion from 8 – 8:30 pm on Monday and Thursday.

Beginning Friday, February 12, the Wednesday & Friday morning meditation sessions (7:00-7:30 am) will be suspended through March 18. This offering is being re-evaluated.

Community Practice Evenings

You are invited to participate in extended group sittings, dharma readings and discussion. This opportunity to practice for up to three hours with other sangha members is now being offered one weeknight a month, rotating through Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights in upcoming months.

Opening chants and sitting begin at 6 pm; at 8 pm there will be a dharma talk and discussion; we will finish with closing chants by 9 pm.

The regular weeknight meditation session with instruction will still be available from 7 until 8.  You are welcome to join in for all or part of this practice.


Shambhala Day 2017

February 27th

The annual observance of Losar - Tibetan New year Continue »

Shambhala Day 2017 - Saturday Celebration

March 4th

Start a New Year! The Year of the Female Fire Hen! This Saturday celebration is a larger celebration compared to the earlier Monday celebration. Continue »

First Monday Dharma Talk - The Four Immeasurables

with Marion Buckley

March 6th

The first Sunday of each month, we offer a half-hour of meditation followed by a dharma (Buddhist and Shambhala teachings) talk and discussion. Continue »

An Evening of Social Meditation for the Community

with Shastri Nick Kranz

March 7th

Please join us for an evening of Social Meditation led by Shastri Nick Kranz from Boston, sponsored for us by the Young Adult Sangha. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

with Marion Buckley

March 18th

In this introductory class you will receive the technique, guidance and experience necessary to start a mindfulness-awareness or "peaceful abiding" meditation practice. Continue »