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.
Beginning Sunday, January 29, this course provides an exploration of genuine contentment, the foundational views of the Buddhist teachings, and meditation in action for daily life. This program is open to all, no previous meditation experience necessary. More →
NOTE CANCELLED on January 1, 2017 (New Year’s Day) We continue utilizing Pema Chödrön’s book How to Meditate as a springboard to explore and deepen our practice and to work with our own minds. All are welcome to join us in this exploration. More →
Our center offers several weekly offerings free to the public, including public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend. All are welcome. More →
By any measure, 2016 was a tumultuous year. 2017 promises still more sweeping changes and upheaval; how can we best live and work in such a shifting terrain? Join us as we continue to explore these challenges with Pema Chödrön through Wed, February 8. More →
A monthly gathering for this chanting and visualization practice written by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. The Shambhala Sadhana powerfully and simply communicates the essence of basic goodness and enlightened society. More →
2016-2017 Way of Shambhala Trainings
Shambhala offers an extensive structured path of training in authentic meditation practices and teachings for people who are interested in pursuing such a path. The name of this path is The Way of Shambhala. For a simple introduction, consider a day-long workshop, a course or a weekend program. Check out the many offerings throughout the Northern California Shambhala mandala.