Human Dignity: Personal and Societal Transformation

dignity-2What we think of ourselves does matter.  If we believe that our nature is less than whole, we will participate in the creation of an unhealthy environment.  If we have the courage to  embrace our true nature of wisdom and compassion a more healthy world will emerge.  We call this basic goodness.


welcomeWe offer free meditation instruction, talks and discussion to the public  every week, as well as  programs in meditation, Shambhala Buddhist teachings, and other contemplative disciplines. We are family friendly and offer free child care for children 4-12 years old every Sunday morning, 9:30-11:30, during our Open House. (Parents must stay on-site.)

Featured Programs

Meditation in Everyday Life

January 19th—February 16th

This 5-week course provides students with the basic tools and teachings for working with mindfulness meditation in everyday life. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

February 3rd

All are invited to this Vajrayana practice composed by Vidyadhara, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Continue »

Outrageous & Inscrutable

with Sue Gilman & Janet Bronstein

February 6th—February 8th

These fruitional dignities refer to the extraordinary skill of a practiced warrior. Continue »

Recent News

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    Shambhala New Year Party- Feb. 21

    Let’s Celebrate!  We would like to invite people from both within and outside our community to come and celebrate with us.  We will be sending an invitation to you via Evite so please look for that and RSVP.  Thanks. This is intended to be a festive occasion and we would like to encourage everyone to … Continue 

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    Radical Responsibility with Acharya Fleet Maull

    March 6th – March 8th This provocative weekend program explores mindfulness-based emotional intelligence and how it can bring about authenticity and empowerment in our everyday lives. The program focuses on a variety of mindfulness tools and topics, such as: Emotional Literacy allowing us to have a working relationship with our emotions and to empathize with … Continue 

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    New Shambhala Photo Albums

    We are delighted to announce a new feature on our website. From time to time we will be posting theme-based and event-based photo albums from the Shambhala community. After albums are posted on this blog they will be archived on our Photo Page, which can be accessed through the Community tab at the top of … Continue