Social Impact

We are pleased to offer this series of programs dedicated to our societal awakening. Join us for in-depth explorations concerning social healing, race, gender, power, and anti-oppression work.

For these retreats you may choose between three tuition prices (see program pages for details).

Heart of Recovery joins the ancient wisdom of Shambhala Buddhism with the 12-step form in order to support our commitment to the path of recovery from addictive behaviors. During this weekend retreat, we will learn a more →

Heart of Recovery Retreat: Exploring Higher Power from a Buddhist Perspective

Martha Hildreth and Dennis Southward

April 26–28, 2019
How can we approach others in dialogue about the most critical social issues from a place of strength and compassion? What makes it hard to be our best selves in difficult conversations? This program invites participants more →
Grounded in the profound contemplation of basic goodness from the Shambhala tradition and the gentle stability provided by sitting meditation, over the course of this retreat we will engage with each other around our own experiences more →

Looking Deeply: Meditation & Diversity

Jeff Scott

May 10–12, 2019
“Love and Justice are not two. Without inner change, there can be no outer change. Without collective change, no change matters.” – Rev. angel Kyodo williams   If you are already engaged in the challenge of more →

Love & Racial Justice: A Multi Tradition Movement Healing Racism

Acharya Charlene Leung, Jozen Tamori Gibson, Myokei Caine-Barrett, Kaira Jewel Lingo, Michaela McCormick and Lyn Fine

June 6–9, 2019
This link is for those that have applied and been accepted to this program. If you have not yet applied, you may do so here.  “Love and Justice are not two. Without inner change, there can more →

Love & Racial Justice: A Multi Tradition Movement Healing Racism – Registration

Acharya Charlene Leung, Jozen Tamori Gibson, Kaira Jewel Lingo, Michaela McCormick, Lyn Fine and Myokei Caine-Barrett

June 6–9, 2019
Join our inclusive circle to nourish your being and unleash your strength, voice, and creativity. The space that we as women occupy in society is shifting. Our contributions to all aspects of life are shaping the more →

Embodied Power and Play: Reclaiming the Feminine

Acharya Holly Gayley, Geo Logerreta, Kriste Peoples and Hannah Kinderlehrer

June 6–11, 2019
This registration page is for stipend recipients only. For information about the program or to apply: https://www.shambhalamountain.org/program/love-and-racial-justice-2019/ “Love and Justice are not two. Without inner change, there can be no outer change. Without collective change, no more →

Love & Racial Justice Stipend Recipient Registration

Acharya Charlene Leung, Jozen Tamori Gibson, Kaira Jewel Lingo, Michaela McCormick, Lyn Fine and Myokei Caine-Barrett

June 6–9, 2019
  It’s time to create the conditions that reimagine a path of healing, reconnect with authentic community, and manifest true justice. Radical dharma (“complete truth”) is a way to enter the critical conversation about how the more →

Radical Dharma Conversation

Rev. angel Kyodo williams, Lama Rod Owens and Dr. Jasmine Syedullah

August 4–8, 2019
  Radical Dharma Conversation It’s time to create the conditions that reimagine a path of healing, reconnect with authentic community, and manifest true justice. Radical dharma (“complete truth”) is a way to enter the critical conversation more →

Radical Dharma Conversation & Camp Combined Registration

Rev. angel Kyodo williams, Lama Rod Owens and Dr. Jasmine Syedullah

August 4–11, 2019
  Going beyond race training 101, Radical Dharma Camp is an immersive experience designed to gather and connect peoples already committed to implementing racial justice and anti-oppression interventions in their circles of community, identity, faith and more →

Radical Dharma Camp: Bringing the Truth Home

Rev. angel Kyodo williams and Dr. Jasmine Syedullah

August 8–11, 2019
Everyday we are challenged to show up in our lives in an authentic way. No matter how we might identify, just being ourselves can feel like a radical act of bravery. Please join us for a more →