Introductory Programs


Open House

December 7th—December 6th

The Philadelphia Shambhala Center hosts an evening where newcomers can learn what the Center has to offer. The evening includes guided instruction in meditation and a short presentation. Light refreshments are served. Continue »

Contemplative Dance Practice - 2017

January 8th—December 3rd

Contemplative Dance Practice is training for personal and group awareness of body/mind through a simple form that alternates sitting meditation with self-directed body movement in space. Continue »

People of Color Group

January 25th—December 27th

The People of Color Group is a biweekly public meditation, reading and discussion group at the Philadelphia Shambhala Center for folks who identify as people of color. Continue »

Inclusivity Group

January 26th—June 22nd

The Inclusivity Group is open to all as a monthly gathering. You can start up at any time. Here we explore and discuss readings on mindful, inclusive communication and practice. We consider themes of inclusivity, diversity and intersectionality in the Sha Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Jude Robison, Margaret Ervin, Adam Tecza

March 8th—April 5th

Contentment In Everyday Life expands on the experience of peaceful abiding meditation, and introduces the practice of contemplation meditation. Continue »