Meditation, Culture & Community Centers in Atlanta

Atlanta Shambhala offers a path of meditation practice and contemplative arts oriented towards modern life. Join us for meditation courses, retreats and group meditation at our meditation center in Atlanta located in Decatur.

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Featured Programs

Learn to Meditate

December 14th

This 3-hour class will help you start and establish a mindfulness-awareness meditation practice. Continue »

The Dharma of A Christmas Carol - A Reading

December 14th

Basic Goodness and Community are the Themes Here Continue »

Weekthun: The Three Yanas: the Buddhist Path to Simplicity, Joy, and Wisdom

with Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

December 26th—December 31st

Wintertime and the end of the year is a great time to stop, be still, and tune into your mind and life. Continue »

The Refuge Vow Ceremony

with Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

December 30th

This ceremony marks the formal entrance into the Buddhist path. Continue »

The Four Noble Truths

with Shastri Jackie Muse & Dr. Craig Johnson

January 15th—February 12th (2020)

The Four Noble Truths are the first teachings of the Buddha. Continue »