Welcome to Shambhala!

Where do I start?

childrens-prg-200x200Our introductory programs are a wonderful introduction to meditation and the Shambala tradition. We offer Learn to Meditate workshops, free of charge open public sitting meditation sessions, dharma talks and discussion groups. We hope to see you at the Center soon. Learn more. →

Upcoming Programs

First Thursday Learn to Meditate

with Christian Gregory

December 3rd

First Thursday of each month learn to meditate, or refresh and deepen your practice. Continue »

Shambhala Sun Day

December 6th

Join us for Shambhala Sun Day! Continue »

Open House

with Antonio Aguilar

December 10th

Please join us for our recurring Thursday Evening Open House, a community night of talks and discussions led by members of our Shambhala community. Continue »

Recent Blog Posts

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    Buddha Fest 2015: One Practitioner’s Take

    For the last 3 years living here in Vietnam, I have eagerly anticipated the annual offerings from Buddhafest, a 4-day splurge of Buddhist films, speakers, and music held in Washington in the early summer. For a few extra dollars, as a subscriber to Tricycle magazine, I’ve been able to access many of the festival talks … Continue