Center closed Tues Jan 23 due to weather. Program will be rescheduled.

Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.

 

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New to Shambhala?

Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

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Ongoing Offerings

Our center 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 →

Featured Programs

Sunday Morning Post-Election Silent Meditation

November 20th—January 29th

During the coming months, the Shambhala Center will be open for silent sitting meditation on most Sundays from 10:00 - 12:00. Come together and sit with open hearts. Exceptions are Dec 4, Dec 25, and Jan 8th. Continue »

The Four Foundations of Mindfulness

with Patti Morgan, Ken Ketchum, Jason Newman, Theresa Epp

January 24th—February 14th

Four talks, four Tuesdays and four different teachers. There are four aspects to this practice, traditionally known as the Four Foundations, which talk about the functions of the mind and how it can be worked with. Continue »

WEATHER CANCELLATION WATCH FOR NEW DATE Mindfulness of Body: Finding Some Home Ground

with Patti Morgan

January 24th

THE FOUR FOUNDATIONS OF MINDFULNESS: Four talks, four Tuesdays and four different teachers. Come to one or all 4. There are four aspects to this practice, traditionally known as the Four Foundations, the functions of the mind and how it can be worked with Continue »

Mindfulness of Life: It’s Always Touch and Go

with Ken Ketchum

January 31st

The practice of mindfulness reveals the ways in which we become distracted.This second foundation teaches us to use our basic survival instincts as stepping stones on the path to a peaceful, precise and gentle understanding of each moment of mind. Continue »

LEARN TO MEDITATE

February 5th

NOW is the time! Begin a practice or begin again. Or come join in with beginners Continue »

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    Interview about EARTH/DHARMA – Ecology and Buddhism

    The EARTH/DHARMA ecology and Buddhism series starting November 22  is an exploration of our relationship with the earth, our present ecological predicament, and how meditation and other practices can help. Wondering what this is about, I interviewed one of the teachers, Shastri Donna Williams. And during the interview the other teacher Ryan Harvey came by … Continue