Buddhist Studies

Halifax Shambhala Centre

Zen Mind Beginner's Mind - Book Study

June 19th—August 28th

A facilitated study of the classic Suzuki Roshi text: Zen Mind Beginner's Mind on Wednesday, 6:30 to 8 pm in the Main Shrine Room. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

A Month of Meditation: Shamatha-Vipashyana Dathün

with Valerie Lorig

July 19th—August 18th

In this month of group retreat (dathün), we will explore shamatha-vipashyana meditation taught by Shakyamuni Buddha. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Two Weeks of Meditation: Shamatha-Vipashyana Half-Dathün

with Valerie Lorig

July 19th—August 3rd

In this two-week of group retreat (half-dathün), we will explore shamatha-vipashyana meditation taught by Shakyamuni Buddha. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

A Week of Meditation: Shamatha-Vipashyana Weekthün [1]

with Valerie Lorig

July 19th—July 27th

In this one-week of group retreat (weekthün), we will explore shamatha-vipashyana meditation taught by Shakyamuni Buddha. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

A Week of Meditation: Shamatha-Vipashyana Weekthün [2]

with Valerie Lorig

July 26th—August 3rd

In this one-week of group retreat (weekthün), we will explore shamatha-vipashyana meditation taught by Shakyamuni Buddha. Continue »

Halifax Shambhala Centre

Basic Buddhism

with Dominique Le Grand & Paul McIntyre

October 1st—November 5th

We are all familiar with feeling ill at ease, uncertain or fearful. The Buddhist approach is to investigate our personal experience to clarify the root cause Continue »