Lease Ends 11/30! Discuss 9/13?

Community Potluck 12:15 Sun 9/13 End-of-Lease Discussion 12:45 – 2:15 Our lease is expiring at the end of November! What do you think we should do? Please join the discussion on Sept 13 either at the Shambhala Center or Click here to join on Zoom! If Sunday doesn’t work for you please email [email protected] and we’ll schedule an additional … Continue 

Do More Than Just Vote in this Election!

a letter from Jon Barbieri:  Greetings from Colorado, I thought it could be helpful to give you a little background. Over the past several years I have given Open House talks at five Shambhala Centers, some of them multiple times. First on Gun Control and then on the Buddhist/Shambhala approach to politics.Up until recently, the … Continue 

Art of Politics Sept 5; Open Sundays +Zoom – new link!

The Buddhist and Shambhala Path: An approach to the Art of Politics On Zoom with Jon Barbieri Saturday, September 5th, 3-5:00 PM EDT Join us for a discussion on how the Buddhist and Shambhala Path can be the basis for our engaging in the Art of Politics as we head towards the 2020 Presidential election – where … Continue 

All Sundays Live +Zoom; Thursdays Closed for the Summer

Meditation Every Sunday 10am-noon at the Shambhala Center plus you can join the live practice online on Zoom by clicking https://us02web.zoom.us/j/725653916. Live Meditations 10 people max and require face masks, hand sanitizing, and social distancing. Thursday Meditations Closed for the Summer! 

Eat Food – Help the Center

You can benefit the Center by having a meal at Chipotle on Patton Ave on Wednesday, Sept 20 from 4 to 8 pm.  You must remind the cashier when you pay that you’re there to benefit the Asheville Shambhala Center.  Then Chipotle will donate 50% of the proceeds from your meal to the Asheville Shambhala … Continue 

Shambhala Training Level II

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior. September 8 -10, 2017. Explore how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world we live in. Prerequisite: Shambhala Training Level I. Josephine Spilka is the Director. Please register on the program page.

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human – Saturday and Sunday April 22 & 23

Shambhala Training Level I, The Art of Being Human was attended by 17 participants along with Shastri Jackie Muse the Director; Linda Greenup and Keith Muse the Assistant Directors; Norm Bray the Coordinator; Deb Molitz, Kimberly Brewster, Leslie Rosenberg, Matthew Parkinson, and Richard Lamos the staff. Your participation is appreciated and made Level I possible … Continue 

A New Year’s Statement from the Kalapa Council

The essence of warriorship, or the essence of human bravery, is refusing to give up on anyone or anything. We can never say that we are simply falling to pieces or that anyone else is, and we can never say that about the world either. Within our lifetime there will be great problems in the … Continue 

Imagining Peace

  You may click the post title or the picture to watch the video. As a contributing participant in a Chicago conference on meditation and the reduction of violence, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche touches on discussion points from his latest book, THE SHAMBHALA PRINCIPLE.

Yantra Yoga with Naomi Zeitz

Yantra Yoga is a unique series of positions and movements, combined with conscious breathing which coordinates and harmonizes one’s personal energy.  The Shambhala Center is providing the facilities to this program, and is not otherwise affiliated with Yantra Yoga. To read more about the Yantra Yoga program please click on the Programs and Events tab … Continue