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The Shambhala teachings offer a path to explore the depth of our being and for transforming our world.

We are family friendly and offer free child care for children 4-12 years old every Sunday morning, 10:00-12:00, so parents can attend our Open House.

Featured Programs

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II

with Christopher Wenger

February 24th—February 26th

In this second retreat in the Way of Shambhala series, we will learn to recognize habitual patterns and discover fearlessness. Continue »

Shambhala Day - Year of the Fire Bird

February 27th

The Year of the Fire Bird Begins! Continue »

Recent News

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    What A Week(thun) Can Do…

      So, this is what a week of meditation looks like. Open-hearted, Awake, and armed with equanimity for the year to come. Our Winter Weekthun with Acharya John Rockwell was a big success, and we’re grateful for all those who participated as well as the many hands and hearts that supported the event with their … Continue 

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    A Message from The Working Committee On Health and Well-Being

    Dear Members of Atlanta Shambhala, Presently there are 175 of us distributed far and wide in the metro Atlanta area and beyond. Traffic being what it is, we are endeavoring to create groups of Shambhalians who live near each other to make it possible for us to gather together as people of like mind and … Continue 

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    MLK Day Celebration & Conversation – January 15th

    Join us on January 15th, 2017  from 1 PM – 4 PM  as the Atlanta Shambhala Center’s Community Relations Presents Poetry readings, musical performances and contemplative discussions in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   Atlanta Shambhala Meditation Center – Main Sanctuary Suggested Donation of $15 In the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. we … Continue