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.
The Bellingham Shambala Meditation Center is a part of Shambhala International, a worldwide community of urban and rural meditation practice and retreat centers founded by the Tibetan buddhist meditation master, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s son. Learn about our vision, lineage & community.
Senior Mudra Space Awareness teacher Craig Smith, visiting from Thailand, will teach the class on Tuesday, August 19th. TUESDAYS 7-8:30pm -- Come experience this provocative and profound mind/body awareness practice. Continue »
This full 1-evening/2-day program with Senior Mudra Space Awareness teacher Craig Smith is only open to those who've practiced Mudra previously (see program descriptions for exact prerequisites). Learn to lean in and activate one's activity off the cushio Continue »
Celebrate the annual Harvest of Peace with us--a commemoration of the Shambhala vision of enlightened society and the creation of a just, peaceful world. We will watch the Sakyong's annual address and share in a potluck meal together. Everyone is welcome. Continue »
Much of the time our thinking and actions are tinged by fear, the crippling feeling that we cant handle what life brings us. During this 5-week book class we will examine the nature of fear. Continue »