Programs

Resilient Parenting

with Phyllis Mark

May 16th—October 10th

Ten lessons based on the Parami - qualities to practice that keep us from acting from the place of "me first." Working with these paramis, we learn to interact with others more authentically. Therefore... we can use these paramis to become more connected Continue »

Foundations for Freedom: The Hinayana Course III - The Second Noble Truth: The Origins of Suffering, Part II - The Wheel of Life, Karma and the Twelve Nidanas

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown & Loden Nyima

September 6th—October 25th

The Birmingham Shambhala Center is excited to present the third in a series of five courses from Shambhala Online exploring the profundity of the Hinayana teachings of the Buddha. Continue »

Introduction to Shambhala: Buddhadharma as the Mountain, Shambhala as the Rivers and Trees

with Shastri Janet Bronstein

October 3rd

We are invited to this program that Shastri Janet Bronstein is presenting on Zoom for the Hoosier Heartland Shambhala Group in Bloomington, Indiana. Continue »

Community Conversation on Zoom: White Birminghamians for Black Lives

with Judy Hand-Truitt

October 7th

Remember Mindful Monday Community Conversations? It’s reappearing in October as Mindful Wednesday Community Conversation with a dynamic topic. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

November 14th

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