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 (August 2015)



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 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


with Charity Martin

August 28th—August 30th

At this point in the Sacred Path, The Four Dignities (Meek, Perky, Outrageous, and Inscrutable) engage a warrior's maturing and widening sphere of benevolent engagement in the world. The training allows one to maintain awareness and delight at each stage. Continue »

Open Mic and Dinner

August 30th

A community gathering for food and entertainment - poetry, music, etc. All are welcome whether performing or not. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level 1

with Lyle Larson

September 12th—September 13th

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 »

Sadhana of Mahamudra Study Group

September 14th—October 19th

Come to this series of DVD teachings by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche teaching about the Sadhana of Mahamudra practice. A great opportunity to receive teachings about this practice direct from the source! Continue »

Harvest of Peace

September 20th

This auspicious day is a time for local communities to gather, and enjoy the riches of our Shambhala Buddhist lineage. Continue »