Programs for Australia & New Zealand Region

Wellington Shambhala Meditation Center

Fearlessness In Everyday Life

with Shastri Marian Bond

February 3rd—March 3rd

Opening to the groundlessness, uncertainty and creativity of the world as it is Continue »

Wellington Shambhala Meditation Center

Rigden Weekend

with Acharya Emily Bower

March 9th—March 10th

The Rigden is a representation of our basic enlightened nature and embodies the principle of unconditional bravery, gentleness and confidence Continue »

Wellington Shambhala Meditation Center

Taking Refuge and Bodhisattva Vows

March 10th

Taking Refuge and Bodisattva Vows with Acharya Emily Bower Continue »

Auckland Shambhala Meditation Centre


with Acharya Emily Bower

March 16th—March 17th

“The result of letting go is that you discover a bank of self-existing energy that is always available to you – beyond any circumstances. . . . It is the energy of basic goodness. Continue »

Northern Rivers Shambhala Meditation Group


with Acharya Emily Bower

March 22nd—March 24th

Meek is a study of the grounded, humble and gentle beginning stages of a warrior's journey. Here one trains to overcome arrogance—the primary obstacle to learning. Continue »

Shambhala Melbourne Meditation Group

Shambhala Training Level IV - Awakened Heart

with Acharya Emily Bower

April 6th—April 7th

In this weekend retreat, we learn how to open our hearts so we can communicate more fully with the world. Continue »