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

Shambhala Cafe - join us for lunch

May 15th—June 26th

Shambhala Cafe is a once per month lunch. Join us for food & conversation. It's a way for us to share the warmth of our community. Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life - Introductory Course

with Shastri Janet Solyntjes, Darlene Velder, Mark Wagner

May 17th—June 14th

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 »

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

with Roland Cohen

May 20th—May 22nd

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 »

Nynthün: Day of Practice and Study

May 22nd—August 28th

A day-long meditation intensive, or nyinthun, is a great way to deepen and energize your meditation practice. All practitioners are invited: beginners as well as experienced meditators. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior - Weekend Retreat

with Graciela Marin

June 10th—June 12th

This weekend explores how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world we live in. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask underlying fear. 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

  • 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