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

Meditation in Everyday Life - Introductory Course

with Chris Stockinger & Mary Kubicki

September 8th—October 6th

This introduction to The Way of Shambhala, is open to all. You will learn and practice shamatha (peaceful abiding) meditation, and explore the teachings of basic goodness.... Continue »

Who Am I? : The Basic Goodness of Being Human

with Jonathan Barbieri & Adana Barbieri

September 17th—October 22nd

Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human is the first of three courses called the BASIC GOODNESS SERIES.... Continue »

Harvest of Peace Celebration and Community Potluck

September 20th

Join us for the celebration on the Fall Equinox! We will gather together to practice, share food, hear teachings from Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and support our local community with our yearly fundraiser . . . Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human - Weekend Retreat

with Cynthia Drake

September 25th—September 27th

This is the first in a series of weekend programs which will help you discover innate dignity, worthiness, and goodness. With shamatha meditation as a foundation, together we'll explore fearlessness, confidence, and gentleness toward ourselves and others. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of a Warrior - Thursday Evening Classes

with Chris Stockinger

October 22nd—November 12th

This Thursday evening course explores how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world we live in... Continue »
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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 →

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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

  • Nepal Earthquake: Hold Nepalese People in Your Hearts

    From Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche: Dear Shambhala Community: Since hearing the news of the earthquake and aftershocks, the Sakyong Wangmo and I have engaged in practice and prayer for the families and people of Nepal. The Sakyong Wangmo spoke with His Eminence, Namkha Drimed Rinpoche, who is in Kathmandu at the Ripa family residence. The Rigon … Continue