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

What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality

with Mary Kubicki & Chris Stockinger

March 3rd—April 7th

This third course of the Basic Goodness Series asks us to contemplate, "What is real?" and focuses on a study of our phenomenal world. It also emphasizes core Buddhist teachings such as impermanence, the process of perception, the "mind," and emptiness. Continue »

28th Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche - Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast

with Jonathan Barbieri & Adana Barbieri

April 4th

Everyone is invited to join in the practice of the Sadhana of Mahamudra. This is an occasion for all members of the community to join together Continue »

Exploring Enlightened Society: Free Wednesday Night Talk

April 8th—April 22nd

A FREE TALK on Wednesday, April 8 by Jonathan Barbieri, longtime Shambhala practitioner and teacher. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human - Introductory Program

with Steve Seely

April 10th—April 12th

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 »

7th Annual Gathering of Shambhala Teachers, MI's, AD's, and Guides

with Calryn Aston

May 2nd

The 7th Annual Gathering of Shambhala MI's, AD's and Guides gives us an opportunity to meet and discuss the elements of what it means to help instruct and guide our Meditation students along the Shambhal Path. 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