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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.


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 →

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

The Joyful Snow Lion and The Paramitas: Mahayana Summer Series

May 28th—July 30th

A 10 week class alternating videos of Acharyas teaching on the paramitas, with discussions led by our local teachers. Come to one or all as your summer schedule allows. No charge, donations welcome! Continue »

Summer Solstice Celebration at Raven's

June 22nd

 Midsummer's Day is one of four seasonal holidays celebrated throughout the Shambhala year, holidays to celebrate the changing of the seasons. Continue »

Nyinthun: A Day of Peaceful Abiding Open to All

June 23rd

10 am to 3 pm Just Be. A day with no agenda. Experiencing time like a tree. A full day for meditation at the White River Shambhala Center. Continue »


with Shastri Donna Williams

July 7th

10 am "Meditation is a great way to gently cheer up. It brings emotional warmth and environmental friendliness. It highlights our interconnectedness. It cleanly severs distorted conclusions. It reveals our fundamental openness. It turns our mind into an Continue »

Recent News

  • Fundraising Contemplation

    As I write this blog post today, we’ve had our WRSC GoFundMe fundraiser out for 5 days, 11 people have contributed, and we’ve raised over $1,000 of our $5,000 goal. This is thrilling for me, and has had me thinking about the act of fundraising as an important but daunting expression of civil society. I … Continue