The Santa Barbara Institute offers public lectures, workshops and seminars on a variety of consciousness studies-related topics, as well as weekend and week-long meditation retreats focused on the cultivation of motivational, attentional, cognitive, and emotional balance led by B. Alan Wallace. All retreats are divided into 1/3 meditation, 1/3 teachings, and 1/3 discussion/questions and answers. The daily sessions run 9am-noon; 2-4pm; 7-9pm. The week-long begins at 5pm on Sunday with orientation and end after lunch the following Sunday. All meals are included (even for commuters) in the listed price.

  • August 27, 2017
    September 30th, 2017

    Registration restricted to those who have been accepted to the CEBT Training.

    The eighth Cultivating Emotional Balance Teacher Training (CEBTT) will take place next fall from August 27 - September 30th, 2017 at Lama Tzong Khapa Institute, Tuscany, Italy. It...

  • January 7, 2018
    January 12, 2018

    January 7-12th: Buddhahood Without Meditation is the most renowned of the five principal Dzogchen texts revealed by the 19th century Mahasiddha D├╝djom Lingpa, and it is unique in that it consists of an anthology of teachings he received by way of pure visions of many of the greatest Indian and...