Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.



New to Shambhala?

Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

Katie Baingbridge

Ongoing Offerings

Our center offers a rich array of ongoing offerings free to the public including weekly public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →

Featured Programs

Wisdom In Everyday Life

with Gail McDonald & Marilyn Coplin-Newberry

May 11th—June 8th

A 5 week experiential course with contemplations, self-inquiries, & discussions. Continue »

Weekthun June 12 through June 18

with Shastri Marilyn Moore & Gail McDonald

June 12th—June 18th

Weekthun is an intensive, week-long meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness. Continue »

Sangha Family Camp Out

June 24th—June 26th

Sangha Family Camping Adventure at Mt. Lemmon's White Tail Camp Ground, Site #1 Continue »

Community Sangha Links

Check out events and classes at our friends’ sites!

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