Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.


Community Events

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) (Grant Park)

with Norma Harris

January 8th—February 26th - Date postponed or cancelled

MBSR is a program designed by Jon Kabat-Zinn of U Mass upon which much research has been conducted. Mindfulness practices reduce stress and enhance quality of life. For new students and those who want to reestablish a regular practice. Continue »

Human Trafficking: The Battle Continues

January 19th

Art Exhibition - January 19 - March 12, 2019 Continue »

Joy and Justice Jam

January 20th

A Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

January 21st

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 »

Shambhala Training Coordinator Workshop

February 2nd

Say YES to coordinating our Shambhala Levels. Continue »



Shambhala Day - Year of the Earth Boar

February 5th

Please save the date of Tuesday, February 5 for Shambhala Day 2019. Together, we will enter the New Year of the Earth Boar and welcome its qualities of trustworthiness, simplicity, and honesty. Continue »