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 & Lineage Supplication Class

February 7th—April 17th

Shambhala Cafe is a once per month lunch offered to those who come to practice with us and will bring together old friends and the opportunity of making new ones. It's a way for us to share the warmth of our community. Plus the option for a class. Continue »

Shambhala Day 2016 - the Year of the Fire Monkey

February 9th

Please join us to celebrate Shambhala Day 2016 at the Fort Collins Shambhala Meditation Center. Shambhala Day marks the beginning of the New Year, and represents one of the most important traditions of Shambhala Buddhism. Join us! Continue »

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

with Patricia Kelly

February 12th—February 14th

This weekend explores how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world we live in. Continue »

Open House Public Talks - The View of Basic Goodness

with Jonathan Barbieri

February 17th—April 20th

Mark your calendar for the third Wednesdays of each month this spring when Jonathan Barbieri will present an Open House Talk related to the the View of Basic Goodness. Continue »

Course Leader Training (by invitation only)

with Shastri Debbie McCubbin

February 18th—February 21st

Course Leader Training prepares participants to co-lead the first three classes of the Everyday Life Series. This program is by invitation only. If you have a recommendation or need additional information about the Course, please email Susan Marie Moody 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

  • A Message About Climate Change & Basic Goodness

    Climate Change and Basic Goodness in Action by Gailmarie Kimmel  As the December Paris Climate Conference draws near, people of many faith traditions are taking responsibility for our shared planet. Within Shambhala, we are continually inquiring about how we can create an enlightened society and how we can see it manifest in the present moment. … Continue