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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

Learn to Meditate

with Norma Harris

October 10th

In this 3-hour class, you will receive the technique, guidance and experience necessary to start a mindfulness-awareness, or “peaceful abiding” meditation practice. Continue »

Becoming an Ally: The Contemplative Approach to Examining White Privilege

with Jessica Locke & Stephanie Lindemann

October 11th—November 8th

Explore how Shambhala Buddhist teachings on basic goodness and bravery can bring us into a more open and productive relationship with issues of race and racism in our lives and in society. Continue »

People of Color Forum

October 24th

An invitation to self-identified people of color for an authentic conversation about racism, your experiences and healing in our communities. Continue »

Recent News

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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 

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    Two Shastris Are More Auspicious Than One!

    Congratulations to our new Shastris! Shastri Jackie Muse and Shastri Renee Cowan both took their oaths today during the Harvest of Peace celebration. In the Shambhala community, shashtris oversee Practice and Education and the curriculum known as the Way of Shambhala. Another essential role is the training of meditation guides, instructors and teachers. We’re grateful … Continue 

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    Harvest of Peace

    Please join us on Sunday, September 20th for the annual Harvest of Peace. We are working on new proposals for the Center that will affect our future. We will share more about this at the Harvest of Peace and would like you to join us to learn more .   The schedule is as follows: 11:00am … Continue