*no noon sitting this Thursday June 22*

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

Sunday Morning Silent Meditation

May 28th—August 27th

During these turbulent times, the Shambhala Center is open for silent sitting meditation on most Sundays from 10:00 - 12:00. Come together and sit with open hearts. Exceptions are on first Sunday of month -- join us for Learn To Meditate class. Continue »

The Heart of Bravery - Pema Chodron and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche DVD Teachings - a 5 week class

with Carole Gaudet & Patti Morgan

June 27th—August 1st

The Heart of Bravery: A video Retreat with Sakyong Mipham and Pema Chodron. Drop in on this 5 week DVD/discussion series. Continue »

LEARN TO MEDITATE

with Ryan Harvey & Shastri Donna Williams

July 2nd

NOW is the time! Begin a practice or begin again. Or come join in and support beginners.Meditation is a practice to calm and train our mind and bring out our inherent qualiies of openness, warmth, peacefulness and courage. Continue »

Members Program: Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Gathering

with Shastri Donna Williams

July 8th

Monthly full moon gathering for members. Continue »

Members Program: Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Gathering

with Shastri Donna Williams

August 5th

LEARN TO MEDITATE

with Patti Morgan

August 6th

NOW is the time! Begin a practice or begin again. Or come join in and support beginners.Meditation is a practice to calm and train our mind and bring out our inherent qualiies of openness, warmth, peacefulness and courage. Continue »

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