Classes and Programs

All Davis Shambhala program and practice sessions are currently online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Cycle of the Black Ashe

September 7th—December 21st

Discussions and reflections on the recorded lectures by Dr. Robin Kornman Continue »

Foundations for Freedom—The Hinayana Fourth Noble Truth: The Path

with Acharya Marianne Bots & Acharya Eric Spiegel

September 16th—October 21st

This course presents the Fourth Noble Truth: The Path, and begins with an exploration of the fourth Foundation of Mindfulness, Mindfulness of Mind Continue »

Scorpion Seal Study Group II (Sundays)

with Christie Cashman

September 19th—December 12th

This is a restricted study group for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Study Group II (Tuesdays)

with Christie Cashman

September 21st—December 14th

This is a restricted study group for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Study Group II (Thursdays)

with Christie Cashman

September 23rd—December 16th

This is a restricted study group for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Continue »

What Can We Rely On? Advice from the Buddha and Atisha

with Acharya Richard John

November 6th—November 7th

The Four Reliances is the Buddha's heart advice to students who find themselves confused about who and what to trust to guide their path. The instructions are clear, simple and precise, and immensely helpful in times of chaos.  Continue »

The Mahamudra Pith Instructions of Tashi Namgyal

with Acharya Richard John

November 8th

This is a restricted program for tantrikas. Continue »