header-IMG_7484-TR-centre-templateWelcome to Shambhala!

 
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.

 

Featured Programs

Monday Night Talk/Conversation ~ THE FOUR POWERS

with Vicky Moyle

October 22nd

What do we do when we make a mistake that hurts others? What can we do? Continue »

Monday Night Talk/Conversation ~ THE DANCING GROUND OF ALL WARRIORS: NON-CONCEPTUAL MIND

with Robin Rieck

October 29th

What does non-conceptual mind have to do with my practice? Continue »

Dharma Dialogues ~ Acharya Offerings to the Sangha ~ Thursday Afternoon Zoom Class ~ WOMEN IN BUDDHISM

with Acharya Holly Gayley

November 1st—December 6th

This monthly live Zoom series on the stories of Women in Buddhism will explore issues of patriarchy, agency, and resilience. IMPORTANT: Note the 4:00 pm afternoon start time! Continue »

Monday Night Talk/Conversation ~ MEDITATION

with Sandra Harper

November 5th

The fifth of the six Paramitas, or "transcendent perfections"--enlightened qualities of an awakened mind. Continue »

ELECTION NIGHT MEDITATION

November 6th

Holding Space for Enlightened Society to Arise – Election Night, Tuesday, November 6th, 2018. Continue »