Open Public Sitting Hours

Due to poor attendance, we are only offering our most popular weekly program during construction.

Café Shambhala, Saturday mornings 10:30 AM – Noon starting 12/9/17 until construction at our new building ends. Free basic meditation instruction is available. Café offers short sitting sessions, discussion, and social time. (Program held at Mind Body Studio on Southland Drive in Lexington during construction)

Community Practices

Sadhana of Mahamudra – The Sadhana of Mahamudra is a practice text written by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, the founder of the Shambhala Buddhist lineage, in a sacred cave in Bhutan in 1968. In Lexington this practice is offered monthly, usually on the night of the full moon (see the monthly calendar), starting at 7 PM. All are welcome. Sadhana practices will be held at Ziji House during construction; please see this page for information on the address.(That page also lists a Tuesday sitting practice which is not currently meeting.)

HEART OF RECOVERY – every Wednesday at 6 pm
Full Circle Massage School, 465 E High St, Suite 110.

Heart of Recovery is a meditation/discussion group that focuses on the relationship between Buddhism, meditation practice and overcoming addiction. For more information please contact Sally Chapman by calling 859-269-5235.

MOVE THIS BACK UNDER CAFE PARAGRAPH AND EDITTuesday Night Open Sit, 7-8:30 PM. Tuesday night sessions are informal and offer free basic meditation instruction. Tuesday sits will be held at Glencairn Marriage & Family Therapy Center at 501 Darby Creek Road, Suite 67 in Lexington during construction. For directions, please see this page.