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.



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 →

Featured Programs

Drala Hike to Diamond Falls and Salt Creek Falls - Saturday August 8th

August 8th

All are welcome on this hike in the woods. We'll spend a portion of the time walking in silence, exploring the magic of the natural world, as well as enjoy camaraderie and conversation. Continue »

Cummins Creek Weekend Backpack trip with Ed Lizewski

August 22nd—August 23rd

All are welcome on this wild & fun trip to the Cummins Creek Wilderness near Florence. Click link for details. Continue »

Harvest of Peace - September 19, 2015

September 19th

Join us for the Harvest of Peace - an opportunity for the local Shambhala community to gather, hear teachings by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, and celebrate the riches of our local cultures and heritage. Continue »

Entering the Path - The Hinayana Teachings of Chogyam Trungpa

with Acharya Emerita Judy Lief

September 23rd—November 11th

Open to all. Join us as we follow this book and online video talks by Acharya Judith Lief. Those present will discuss the readings and talks. Continue »