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Sunday at 10am & Tuesday at 7pm – Learn to meditate, connect with community, develop mindful-awareness, & compassion. Meditation instruction is available.  We offer tools to help discover greater compassion, confidence, wisdom and joy in our day-to-day life.  You can click here for information on how to Get Started.

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

Radical Conversation- Liberation Through Anger

with Lama Rod Owens

February 24th—February 25th

How do we begin working with this energy in our practice, enabling us to transform anger in our minds and in our environments into peace? Continue »

Wednesday Evenings-The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Shastri Sue Gilman

February 28th—March 21st

The Art of Being Human is the experience of becoming familiar with our own nature. This is an opportunity to discover and explore our inherent strength, wisdom and compassion. NEW This is being offered in a weekly class format. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

March 1st

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members are invited, the lung (sadhana transmission) is not a prerequisite for these monthly events. Continue »

Recent News

  • Drawdown Solutions- Changing the Dream

    In our Changing the Dream Series, the Community Relations Committee of Atlanta Shambhala is currently looking at the work of Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming.  It is a research and public relations project, and NYTimes Best Selling Book. Our next talk will be at our Tuesday Open House, on … Continue 

  • Warrior for Humanity – January 14th, 2018

    “Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.”  –  Martin Luther King, Jr.           Join us on Sunday, January 14th, from 1p – 3p at the Atlanta Shambhala Center for A … Continue 

  • Two Taoist Programs w/ Eva Wong

       As we usher in 2018, most of us will agree that we are seeking to find ways to experience more inner peace, while aspiring to encourage peace outside of ourselves as well.  The Shambhala Center of Atlanta has two programs coming in early December that address these two aspirations through ancient wisdom & teachings. … Continue