Contemplative Arts & Disciplines

Halifax Shambhala Centre

Zen Stitching

April 25th—June 20th

Learn the art of visible mending, which borrows techniques from traditional patching and darning to breath new life in your clothes with repairs that strengthen and embellish well loved items. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Exploring Shambhala Culture: Manifesting our Future

with The Druk Sakyong Wangmo, Lady Diana Mukpo

July 16th—July 20th

The Druk Sakyong Wangmo, Lady Diana Mukpo invites you to a program where we will explore together the many riches in our Shambhala culture, the good the bad and the ugly. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Listening Mind Weekend Retreat - The Freshness of Impermanence

with Roger Guest

August 21st—August 23rd

Focusing on the simplicity of Listening Mind, we will explore techniques that allow any situation - work, play, sitting, walking, being alone or with others - to support and deepen our connection to reality, to nature, to others and to ourselves. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Listening Mind - Deepening Presence and Connection

with Roger Guest

August 21st—August 28th

We have become slaves to the seemingly omnipresent master of our personalities: the ‘Thinking Mind’. When becoming lost in thought has become chronic, there are ways we can regain our sanity in the non-conceptual world. Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Kyudo: The Way of the Bow 2020

with Sam West

September 11th—September 13th

Join us for a weekend Kyudo Intensive. "Through Kyudo one can learn to live beyond hope and fear, how to be" -Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche Continue »

Dorje Denma Ling

Traditional Chinese Qigong: Levels 1-3

with Acharya Suzann Duquette

October 25th—October 29th

Qigong is designed to cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through Taoist practices that integrate movement, breath, and qi, or internal energy, to promote health and longevity. Continue »