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    >>>Silent Transformations 2/23 – Ecological Action

    Join us for the next meeting of Silent Transformations of Engaged Spirituality, Ecology and Politics.  We will convene on Thurs 2/23 from 7-9pm at the Pittsburgh Shambhala Meditation Center (733 North Highland Avenue, Rear Carriage House).   Acharya Adam Lobel will guide the session around the theme of Ecological Action in the Time of Trump: Despair, Rage, Possibility.  More information … Continue 

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    Basically Good Morning!

    Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:00 a.m.   Begin the morning with the gentle practice of working with your mind.  Join us for sitting meditation and yoga.  Espresso and discussion follow our practice session.  Donations accepted but not required. Drop-ins welcome!

Katie Baingbridge

Ongoing Offerings

Our centre offers a rich array of ongoing offerings free to the public including weekly public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →