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 Training Level IV: Awakened Heart

with Chris Stockinger

October 24th—October 26th

Allowing our heart and intuition to open, it's possible to connect with and communicate more directly with the world, and thus feel more deeply into our experience of it. Continue »

Nyinthun: A Day of Practice - 2nd Sunday of Each Month

November 9th

A day-long meditation intensive, or nyinthun, is a great way to deepen and energize your meditation practice. Continue »

"Ordinary Mindfulness" Free Talk Series

with Jonathan Barbieri

November 19th

"Ordinary Mindfulness" Series of Free Talks by Jon and Adana Barbieri, long time Shambhala practitioners and teachers... Continue »

How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society

with Mary Kubicki & Chris Stockinger

December 2nd—January 13th (2015)

This course asks the question, "How can I help?" and explores our aspiration to help our world, how we relate with others, and how real social transformation ... Continue »

"Ordinary Mindfulness" Free Talk Series

with Adana Barbieri

December 3rd

This week's topic: "Forgiveness Is the Hardest Thing We Do." Free Talks by Jon and Adana Barbieri, long time Shambhala practitioners and teachers. 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 →

Katie Baingbridge

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

  • Unified Giving to Begin at Fort Collins Shambhala

    Typically we have a large fundraising campaign for Shambhala Day in the spring and Harvest of Peace in the fall, where the funds have previously gone to the center of the mandala – Shambhala International. This year instead of trying to fundraise for a short period in order to benefit the center of the mandala … Continue