Yoga on hold until 2015

We are discontinuing yoga class for the holiday season. Please continue your home practice!  Classes will resume on Tuesday, January 6, at 5:30 pm.

Food Drive

The Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio is collecting non perishable foods during the month of November for the San Antonio Food Bank leading up to Thanksgiving. In the practice of generosity, bring needed items from the following list to our collection box at the center during Public Sits on Tuesdays 7-8pm and Sundays 9am-12pm starting this Tuesday, … Continue 

New this October

Climate Change Conversation  **Canceled – to be rescheduled** October 1, 7:00 pm, donations welcome Children – Childcare for Meditating Parents Oct. 12, 10-11:30 am, Community Room, kids join parents in Shrine Room last few minutes of Sunday sit.  $5 suggested donation

Photos from the Shrine Blessing

Here are some wonderful photos from sangha member Robert Scott. It was a great event! Click here for photos.

Mamo Chants

February 19-27, 2014 Click here for the daily schedule. Everyone is invited to participate in the Mamo recitation practice during dön season. The period of time just before Shambhala Day is known as the dön season.  During this time all practitioners are invited to participate in the mamo recitation practice.   The practice will be led by a senior practitioner.  We recite the mamo chants together in order to purify … Continue 

New Center Director of San Antonio Shambhala Appointed

Good morning Shambhala, The San Antonio Shambhala Meditation Center and the Kalapa Court of Shambhala International is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Palmer McLean as the new Center Director of the San Antonio Shambhala Meditation Center, to take her oath on Sunday, February 23, 2014. Palmer has served as the Center Manager of … Continue 

$2,500 Matching Donation Challenge!

Good morning! The Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio has been issued a fantastic challenge from an anonymous donor. Until the end of January, for every dollar you donate to the Center, it will be DOUBLED up to $2,500! That means your gift today will go twice as far! With so much expense going towards our move … Continue 

We’re Moving This Weekend

Please join us this weekend for the big move to our beautiful new center on 257 E Hildebrand! Due to the move, public sit this Sunday is canceled, but please come help move some boxes! Saturday, December 28 (9-2pm) Complete packing and sort what goes and what is donated. Sunday, December 29 (9-6pm) Bring the trucks! We … Continue 

Gifts Needed for Winter Solstice Bazaar

Dearest Sangha, As you all know, we are having our annual Winter Solstice party on December 21st. We will be having a Shambhala Bazaar in place of the usual auction, but we need more items to offer for sale. Any sort of gift items you would like to offer (cookie baskets, calligraphy or photograph cards, … Continue 

Update on the New Director Search

Good morning! As you know, I will be completing my three-year term on Shambhala Day, March 2, 2014. The Center has been in the process of finding a new center director and it has been going fantastically! I wanted to use this blog post to update on the process thus far: A sangha-wide call for … Continue