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“In meditation we are constantly discovering who and what we are.”  

– Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

For over 30 years, the Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver has offered Coloradans the opportunity to work with their minds and hearts through meditation. Our mission is to inspire an awake and compassionate society through personal and collective transformation.

We offer public meditation classes, mindfulness training workshops, and a wide range of teachings from the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. Come and sit with us.


Recent News

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    Meditation in the Highlands

    Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver is branching out into the Highlands! We are pleased to announce meditation practice every Wednesday evening in 2016 from 6:30-8:30 pm. We will meet at the Highland Event Center, 3401 W. 29th Avenue Denver 80211 in the Community Room. Jeffrey Stevens, our senior teacher, will give a short talk on a topic that … Continue 

image of flowers Denver community roomShambhala Center Open House every Sunday at 10:00 a.m.

Please join us for an introduction to the Shambhala Center of Denver. Come and learn about the variety of programs and opportunities for practice offered here. Open House includes an introductory talk and informal reception with refreshments.  More Information→

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 more about us

Featured Programs

Joy in Everyday Life

with Denise Wuensch & Charley Rosicky

January 24th—February 21st

This course expands the meditation experience by cultivating the noble heart of the mahayana teachings, opening the path to the virtue and celebration of compassion. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level III - Warrior in the World

with Patricia Kelly

February 10th—February 12th

By cultivating mindfulness and awareness through meditation, the warrior in training leaves the stuffiness of the cocoon to explore the world with true perception. This can be the beginning of a life-long love affair with the phenomenal world. Continue »

Recovery Group 1/2 day Intensive - February 2017

with Martha Hildreth

February 11th

This 1/2 day Intensive is open to anyone who is interested in relating 12-step work to the Buddhist path. Continue »