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.

 

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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 →

Featured Programs

Shambhala Sadhana Monthly Practice

November 25th—December 14th

Members of the Open Sky Shambhala Group are invited to chant and contemplate the Shambhala Sadhana:Discovering the Sun of Basic Goodness. This delightful practice is offered monthly on the full moon. It is restricted to those who are members. Continue »

Mamo Chants

January 29th—February 7th

To dispel the karmic accumulation of personal, social, and environmental chaos at the year's end, we recite the Mamo chants together for ten days prior to Shambhala Day. Continue »

Protector Principle

February 7th

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Shambhala Day 2016 - Year of the Fire Monkey

February 9th

Join us in welcoming the new year with practice, celebration, and a live, online address by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. All are welcome. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

February 15th—March 14th

This course open to all. 5 Monday evenings. Contentment can be hard to find. Much of the time we search for contentment in things, achievements or relationships. With meditation practice, we relax with ourselves and appreciate simple human experiences. Continue »