Upcoming and Ongoing Programs

Deepening in Compassion II: Video Talks with Acharyas

October 6th—November 10th

Join us for this series of teachings on deepening in compassion. We continue our journey. This second series of four explores the Shambhala mahayana teachings of relative bodhicitta and how we put our aspirati Continue »

No Time To Lose: A Dharma Response to Climate Change

with Irv Kirschbaum & Stephanie Hiller

October 26th

Please join us for Practice Day based on this recent day-long event at Spirit Rock featuring video talks and teachings from Joanna Macy, Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield & others. Continue »

Heart Instructions of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche: Song of Experience (Vajrayana Weekend)

with Acharya Richard John

November 23rd—November 24th

We will study and practice the song as a Dzokchen text. This weekend is a gathering for tantrikas. Continue »

Heart Instructions of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche - Song of Experience: Mahayana Day

with Acharya Richard John

November 23rd

This is open to everyone. We will study and practice this text as instructions for the bodhisattva path, incorporating some of the key slogans of Lojong--mind training. Continue »

Sadhana of Kindness: Day of Transmission and Practice

with Irv Kirschbaum & Susie Cook

December 7th

Sonoma Shambhala is pleased to offer a one-day program introducing The Sadhana of Kindness, a short liturgy invoking the moon of kindness in our hearts as the basis for establishing enlightened society. Continue »

Power of Peacemaking

with Greg Heffron

February 8th—February 9th (2020)

Join us for a weekend of exploring communication patterns within the context of Mindful Communication and Mudra Space Awareness. Continue »