Community Events

Harvest of Peace

September 21st

Join us for our seasonal holiday celebrating the coming of Autumn! Continue »

Recovering Women's Stories in Buddhism - Public Program

with Acharya Holly Gayley

October 4th—October 5th

The resilience and accomplishment of women in Buddhism can give us insight into how to use challenges and loss as fuel on the path of liberation. Through recovering their voices and experiences, we can reimagine our own approach to the spiritual journey. Continue »

Member Circle

November 17th

All official members of the DC Shambhala Center are invited to attend this quarterly community event . Come and voice your opinion, ask questions, make suggestions, and enjoy each other's company! Continue »

Social Presencing Theater

with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

December 14th—December 15th

Social Presencing Theater is a series of practices developed under the leadership of Arawana Hayashi for the Presencing Institute. An art form based on mindfulness and awareness, it explores the creative potential of individuals and of groups. Continue »