Community Meditation Groups

Weekly and Monthly Community Meditation Groups Via Zoom

Our meditation centers are temporarily closed to the public to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Please join us live online instead. See below and our monthly calendar for updated information on the meditation events that are offered online. Register to receive the Zoom link in an auto-response email. All our meetings are by donation.




Wednesday Evening MeditationWeekly, Wed. 6:30 – 8:30 pm PT.
Register here.   
This evening gathering is open to all, for beginners to seasoned practitioners. We start with a short meet and greet, then move to guided meditation, a contemplation and reflection circle. Occasionally, we have a surprise contemplative art practice included. $10 suggested donation.

Sunday Morning Meditation Weekly, Sundays 9:00 am to 12:00 pm PT.
Register here.  
All are welcome — newcomers as well as seasoned meditators. Guided group meditation instruction at 9:15 am.  Sitting meditation alternates with walking meditation.  $10 suggested donation.

Dharma Mommies: Weekly, Tuesdays at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm PT.
Register here. Through October 27, 2020.
For mothers with little ones under 3 years old. Dharma Mommies is a Buddhist-flavored space for mothers to practice together and connect with our own wisdom and strength. 


The Healing Circle: First Saturday, 10:30am – 12:30 pm PT.
Register here. We look at how the uncomfortable, sometimes painful issues in our lives can be our gifts on the path of awakening to a life that is actually rich and fulfilling.
$10. suggested donation.

Contemplative Creativity Lab: Second Saturday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm PT.
Register here.  
The aim with our labs is to relax the mind, engage the senses and bring the fullness of our awareness to any task. We play with various forms with a different facilitator each month. There is no need for any experience with art or meditation to take part. Click on the name for details and times.
$10 suggested donation.

Before I Die: 3rd Saturday, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm PT.
Register here.
We invite you to participate in an ongoing discussion about death and dying. Each month we will have an opportunity to explore our relationship to various aspects of death and dying through explorations of specific topics presented by guest speakers. It is open to all. $10. suggested donation.

Stitch Circle: Fourth Saturday, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm PT. 
Register here. Combining meditation with creative process allows us to be more present. $10 suggested donation.

The Los Angeles Shambhala White Awake Study Group:
3rd Sunday, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm PT.  Register here.
For anyone who identifies as white who wants to learn more about the realities of racism  so that they can consciously contribute to racial justice rather than unconsciously perpetuate patterns of racism. Questions: [email protected]
$5. suggested donation.

Family & Children Groups: Third Sunday 1pm – 2:30pm PT. Present Parenting, Tiger Cubs (3-8 yrs), and Dragon’s group (9-12 yrs). Registration only open in early Fall for the semester. [email protected] 

Sadhana of Mahamudra: Monthly at New Moon,  7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PT.
Email Darryl Burnham at [email protected] to request Zoom link.
Open to All via Zoom on the following dates for 2020: September 17, October 16, November 15, December 14, or see the monthly calendar.
$10. suggested donation.


Go to our Monthly Calendar here for specific dates and times


Community Meditation Groups On Hiatus

Yoga & Meditation: Not Currently Meeting

People of Color Meditation Group:  Not Currently Meeting

Queer Pride Meditation Group:  Not Currently Meeting

Young Meditators Group:  Not Currently Meeting

The Shambhala Women’s Group of Orange County:
Not Currently Meeting

Dorje Kasung Member Group: Not Currently Meeting