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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 Sunday of every month 9 am - 12 noon
 
Location:
The Meditation Place
940 Kimbark (on the southeast corner of 10th and Kimbark)
 
What to Expect
Thursday Nights
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 Dharma 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, April 10th, 2014
Meditation and Special Dharma Talk with Shastri Janet Solyntjes
 
Janet
 
Dharma talk topic-
To know what is sufficient: Exploring the Dignity and Power of Meekness
 
Janet Solyntjes is a senior Shambhala Training director, an Adjunct Professor at Naropa University, and leads meditation retreats at Shambhala Mountain Center. She is a teacher of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and is the co-founder of The Center for Courageous Living. She serves as Shastri, a senior teacher of the Shambhala tradition, at the Boulder Shambhala Center.
 
$5 donation is suggested, or whatever you can afford.

 
Check back for more upcoming Thursday Dharma Talks with Senior Shambhala Teachers
 
Sunday Morning Nyinthun
Sunday morning sessions from 9 am until 12 noon are sitting and walking meditation practice intensives.
The next Nyinthun is April 6th.
 
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.
 
Interested in learning how to meditate?
One way to start is to view this online video:
click here

 
UPCOMING!
SPRING CALENDAR For DOWNLOADING:
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March 2014 - July 2014 Events (PDF format)
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New Group: Great Eastern Sun Study Group
GESLed by Melissa Robinson
 
Open to all practitioners who have completed
Shambhala Heart of Warriorship (levels 1-5)
Rigden Weekend and at least one class of the Sacred Path.
Senior Shambhala Practitioners are encouraged to attend when they can.
 
Sit, drink tea, discuss the book:
"Great Eastern Sun" by Chogyum Trungpa Rinpoche,
and raise some collective lungta!
 
Meetings are monthly for two hour sessions:
1:30 to 3:30 PM.
Drop ins welcome!
 
Next meetings at The Meditation Place:
Sunday, April 27
(Read Primordial Stroke: second section)
 
No commitment or charge.
For more information click here  (PDF will open in new window)

 
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Support The Longmont Shambhala Meditation Group:
The Longmont Shambhala Meditation Group is a registered 501(c)(3) organization.
Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

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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 April 08, 2014


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