Upcoming Teaching Events

Find recordings of past teaching events here.


The Bone of Existence
The Path of a Lonely Buddha

Tuesdays, April 13, 20, 27, May 4  7:00 – 9:00pm EST
Hosted online by the Boston Shambhala Center 

Four talks on the 12 links of the Wheel of Life—the essential teaching on karmic cause and result.


The Bodhisattva’s Gift:
Empty Heart and Full Exchange

Sundays, May 2, 9, 16, 23. 1:00 – 4:00 pm PST
Hosted online by the Los Angeles Shambhala Center

Mahamudra shamatha-vipashyana, tonglen, Atisha’s slogans

Taking Our Posture and Tasting Our Heart

Tuesday, May 11, 7:00 – 8:30pm EST
Hosted online by the New York Shambhala Center. 

A simple approach to confusion and challenge is to take a good posture and tune into our soft spot.

Working with Emotions, Meditation in Action:
The Four Karmas

Saturday & Sunday, May 29 & 30
9:00 – 12:00 & 2:00 – 5:00 Eastern time

Hosted online by the Atlanta Shambhala Center. 
(link forthcoming soon)

In this weekend intensive, we will explore our emotional stuckness and our innate creative compassion.


Three Yanas of the Great Eastern Sun

A Mahamudra Shamatha-Vipashyana, Tonglen, and Sadhana of Mahamudra Retreat

A two-week retreat both at Dorje Denma Ling
and online.

Open to anyone who has a regular
sitting meditation practice. 

July 31 – August 14

(2 program listings on DDL website:
on the land and online)



Confusion is just a gust of wind
which swirls over our wakefulness.  

Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche