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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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 →

Katie Baingbridge

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

Mindfulness in the Museum at the Hood Museum in Hanover

with Donna Williams & Raven Fennell

July 9th—August 27th

The Hood is partnering with the Shambhala Center in White River Junction, Vermont, to offer time for guided reflection in the museum. Led by Donna Williams and Raven Fennell, participants will work with the experience of being mindful and present while o Continue »


with Jeffrey Slayton

August 12th—September 9th

A five week class based on THE SHAMBHALA PRINCIPLE, by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, led by Jeffrey Slayton.Participants will contemplate, meditate, converse, and celebrate the premise that human nature is good and society can manifest this goodness. Continue »


September 7th

Leading from the Inside Out

with Jane Arthur

September 10th—October 15th

We are often taught that leadership consists of applying a set of rules and techniques to achieve success, sometimes at the expense of others. This series of conversations will explore leadership from the point of view of inviting and provoking other peo Continue »

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