Welcome to the website for the Longmont Shambhala meditators.
Read about Shambhala on this page.
Please join us - Everyone welcome.
Weekly Thursday Evenings 7 - 9 pm (includes Tea)
First Saturday of every month 9 am - 12 noon
The Meditation Place
324 Main Street, Longmont, CO (East alley entrance, parking directly East of our door)
What to Expect
Thursday evening is from 7-9 pm. Meditation instruction is available for newcomers at 7:00 pm. The evening always includes sitting and walking meditation. Some Thursdays practice is followed at 7:55 pm by a talk. Sometimes there is a reading and discussion instead. The third Thursday of the month is an extended practice of walking and sititing meditation until 8:30 pm, followed by tea and socializing.
this Thursday, March 22nd
Celebrate the Return of Spring with the Longmont Shambhala Meditation Group
Welcome to a Spring Dharma Art Experience!
We'll sit from 7pm to 8pm
At 8pm Trudy Lyford will present a simple Chinese Brush Painting activity about Spring.
Check back for upcoming Thursday Talks with Senior Shambhala Teachers
Saturday Morning Nyinthun
Saturday morning sessions are from 9 am until 12 noon
These are sitting and walking meditation practice intensives.
Included is the maitra bhavana practice - a compassion practice for others who are seriously ill or distressed.
The next Nyinthun April 7th 2018.
For any session, if you would like to arrive late or leave early, you are entirely welcome. There is no expectation people have to stay for the entire practice.
AUDIO LIBRARY (Updated September 2017)
Use this link to the Members Page to listen to some of the talks that were given by senior teachers on Thursday nights at our regular gathering at The Meditation Place. Enjoy them for the first time -- or hear them again!
Interested in learning how to meditate?
One way to start is to view this online video:
Shambhala Sadhana Practice
Thursday March 29th
the Meditation Place
The LSMG will be offering the Shambhala Sadhana Practice - open to all.
This is a special practice written by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche that highlights the basic goodness of all.
It will be led by Melissa Robinson, the Head of Practice and Education for Longmont.
OPEN HEART OPEN MIND: LOOKING AT DEATH
An Open Series of Monthly Forums
When: Usually Third Saturdays
Next Gathering:Saturday, March 24th
Time: 2- 3:30 pm
Location: The Meditation Place 324 Main St, Longmont
At this gathering we’ll decide on a book for our May Book Discussion Session.
Please join us and bring a book you’ve read and would like to nominate.
Light refreshments will be offered.
Donations are not required but are appreciated.
This group is open to anyone who has a meditation practice and is interested in the topic of Death and Dying...
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Our Mission Statement: The Longmont Shambhala Meditation Group aspires to create a more harmonious and sane society and a culture of kindness, generosity, and courage. We invite all people to connect with their inherent wisdom and compassion through meditation practice, the study of the Shambhala teachings, and service to the community.
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Last updated March 19th, 2018
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