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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

Trident Assembly

with Bonnie Taylor

December 4th—December 6th

At the Magyal Pomra Encampment last summer, the Makkyi Rabjam Jampal Trinley Dradül, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, released his seminal text on Dorje Kasungship, Trident. This has birthed a new and evocative path for Dorje Kasung. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

December 11th

This Vajrayana practice is open to everyone. Continue »

Children's Day

December 20th

Our celebration of the winter solstice. Everyone is invited! Continue »

Recent News

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    Jampa Pawo

    Being with Jampa Pawo- by Norma Harris Last year Atlanta Shambhala received an email from Les Ste. Marie at Gampo Abbey. He was passing on a request from a man on death row in Georgia who had been meditating and studying buddhism. His wish was to receive refuge and bodhisattva vows. On October 3, 2014, … Continue 

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    Norma and Dan to Make Green Dragon Their Home

    “It just makes sense. We have to pay rent somewhere. . . . “ Dan Phillips and Norma Harris will be moving into the Green Dragon (the house behind the children’s playset) in November. Practically speaking, having the director and his wife living  in this property will help the center by providing consistent monthly income … Continue 

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    Private Poetry Unveiled – by A’nji Sings

    The following blog post comes to us from A’nji Sings, who is a member of the Meetup group “Private Poetry Unveiled.”  Enjoy! Private Poetry Unveiled by A’nji Sings A Poet often writes from the heart of things both internal and external to our human experience. It can be true, honest and private. The poets of … Continue