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 Shastri Janet Solyntjes, Darlene Velder, Mark Wagner

September 27th—October 25th

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 »

Wednesday Open House Series: Exploring Shambhala Culture

with Adana Barbieri, Shastri Jonathan Barbieri, Cary Weiner

October 19th—December 14th

An Open House is a perfect introduction to the Shambhala teachings and mindfulness meditation. Join us on 10/19 for Cary Weiner's talk: "Just Show Up: being ourselves in everyday life" when he will discuss the meaning and power of being ourselves in teh Continue »

Windhorse- Sacred Path Series

with Steve Seely

October 28th—October 30th

Windhorse practice is a way to bring about skillful and heartfelt social engagement, enabling the warrior to go forward in the midst of whatever challenges occur. Continue »

Silent Auction - Fall Fundraising Campaign

November 5th

Come have a wonderful evening out and celebrate your local Shambhala community! Join us for a silent auction of items donated by members and friends of the Center (this means all of you...) Wine, appetizers, and non-alcoholic beverages will be offered, Continue »

Vajrayana Practice Group: Ngöndro

November 6th

Ngöndro practice days for those who have attended Sacred World Assembly or Vajrayana Seminary. Join us to practice Rigden Ngöndro. 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