Ongoing Offerings

Our center offers a rich array of weekly ongoing offerings free to the public. No prior meditation experience required to attend. Most programs offer meditation instruction upon request. All are welcome.

No in-person gatherings through then end of April 2020. It may be extended.

Regular sits as scheduled will be held online via Zoom Meetings. See information below on days, times and Zoom Meeting links.

All are welcome!

Donations can be made through Paypal and CC Click Here.

All donations help the center continue our weekly offerings and monthly programs. We will be adding April programs as online events. Check back soon. Here is our calendar. Bookmark it!

Open Public (Zoom) Sitting Hours

7:00 to 8:00 PM


Tuesdays online via Zoom video link

Thursdays Zoom Link Dharma Book Study

Meditation instruction for new visitors is offered weekly on WEDNESDAY’s as online Instruction. Zoom video starts at 7 PM Wednesdays

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Sundays Online now:

 Zoom Link opens at 9:30 AM

Only when in-person meetings are started again will we offer the following:

Meditation instruction for new visitors is offered monthly during Cafe Shambhala (check the calendar for exact date).  Instruction begins at 10 AM.

Join us each Sunday for practice and a social gathering.
The doors will open at 9:30 AM for coffee, you may bring a snack to share if you would like.
Chants will begin at 10 AM and the practice session ends at 12 PM.

When social distancing is discontinued

If it’s your first time to visit the center, you are highly encouraged to attend one of our monthly Open Houses, held the first Tuesday of the month, 7-9 PM. You will get a tour of the center, receive initial meditation instruction from one of our senior meditation instructors, and have any of your questions answered. There is no need to bring or wear anything in particular. All are welcome!


Cafe Shambhala Via Zoom

January 12th—May 10th

Let's get together! We offer a chance for our community to connect for fun and meditation to all levels practitioners. Food, fun and practice along with a dharma talk/discussion. Continue »

Compassion Thursdays weekly book study

March 5th—August 27th

Your invitation to weekly Compassion Thursdays at the San Antonio Meditation Center. Every Thursday Starting Sept 12 through the end of February 2020 the San Antonio Meditation Center will offer a weekly class for all! We will use Pema Chodron’s, Continue »

Learn to Meditate

March 25th—May 27th

Join this Zoom call to receive meditation instruction Continue »

Basic Buddhism: Four Foundations of Mindfulness Series

with Shastri Linda Mockeridge

April 11th

Four Foundations of Mindfulness Series: Mindfulness of Life Continue »

Way of Shambhala Level 1: The Art of Being Human--online event

with Shastri Betsy Pond

April 18th—April 19th

The Art of Being Human is the first in the Shambhala Warrior Path series. Ideally suited to what we are all experiencing, these teachings guide us in uncovering our own inherent worthiness, and illuminate a path toward authentic confidence in life. Continue »