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.

Learn to meditate. Connect with community, grow confidence, mindful-awareness, and compassion. Meditation instruction is available free of charge.

Latest newsletter (December 2016)


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 center 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 Training Level I

with Shastri Manuel Medeiros & Lyle Larson

December 10th—December 11th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings. Continue »

Sensory Awareness

with Eugene Tashima

December 17th

This exploration of sensory awareness practice helps to more closely synchronize mind and body through a series of gentle exercises. Continue »

Children's Day

December 18th

The whole sangha is invited to come to this special event to acknowledge and celebrate the children in our lives. Continue »

Simply Being: Shamhbala Meditation Winter Weekthun

with Acharya Alan Schwartz, Shastri Sandra Ladley, Jesse Miller

December 27th—January 2nd (2017)

Winter is the natural time of year to gather in community, reflect on our lives, and set aspirations for the year to come. Through the profound practice of Shambhala Meditation, we learn to feel, be, and touch the basic goodness of being human. Continue »

New Year's Eve Party

December 31st

Please join us to ring in the New Year at Davis Shambhala Center. Continue »