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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

Shape of Awake Weekthun

with Hope Martin

March 26th—April 1st

Atlanta welcomes Hope Martin to lead her Weekthun for the eighth year! Please join us! Continue »

Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

April 2nd

Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast Practice for the 30th Parinirvana of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Founder of Shambhala Continue »

Young Sangha

April 5th

30's and Under - Come Meditate, Talk and Go Out Continue »

Recent News

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    Healthcare Professionals Initiative

    To the Shambhala Community: A group of Healthcare Professionals in the community have begun a dialogue over the past year about envisioning what a Shambhala Health Department would look like.  If we had the opportunity to develop our own health care system, what would we do?  If we could build, from the ground up, a comprehensive healthcare … Continue 

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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