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.


Featured Programs

Wednesday Open House Series: Exploring Shambhala Culture

with Adana Barbieri, Shastri Jonathan Barbieri, Cary Weiner

December 7th—December 14th

An Open House is a perfect introduction to the Shambhala teachings and mindfulness meditation. Join us next time on December 7th for a talk and discussion, and a social reception following. Continue »

Second Annual P & E Conference for Shambhala Educators - (Rebroadcast)

with Acharya Adam Lobel, Acharya Dale Asrael, Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown, Charlie Goetzl

December 10th—December 11th

Rebroadcast of the second annual P & E Conference - "Creating a Community of Educators" that was held mid-November in Berkeley. All Shambhala Educators are encouraged to attend. Continue »

Community Game Night & Potluck

December 16th

Join us to play a variety of games, and bring your favorite game to share with others. Ideas so far are Charades, Rumikub, dominoes...what else? Please let us know if you'd like to help with planning, setup & cleanup - at [email protected] Continue »

Children's Day - Solstice Celebration and Potluck

December 17th

A warm invitation to All Families and Children and to all Adults who love to celebrate their "inner child," and to join in the Magic and Brilliance of the Solstice Season! Continue »

New Year's Eve Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice and Community Social

December 31st

Welcome the New Year with a group practice of the Sadhana of Mahamudra followed by a New Year's community social Continue »

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 centre 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 →

Recent News

  • Appointment of Shastri Jonathan Barbieri

    We are pleased to announce that Jonathan Barbieri has been appointed as Shastri, and we want to share this enrichment of the Fort Collins Shambhala Meditation Center.  As senior teachers, Shastris identify with the department of Practice and Education, and serve as teacher, mentor for other teachers and advisor to the leadership of the Center.  … Continue