Welcome to Denver!

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Shambhala Denver is part of a global community inspired to cultivate kindness and bravery.  We offer a path of meditation and contemplative arts oriented towards an inspired modern life.

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“We are trying to shift a culture.”

A brief excerpt from a talk by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the overall vision and mission of Shambhala.

 

Recent News

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    Shambhala at Highland Event Center to Open Soon

    We are pleased to be on the cusp of offering open sittings and other programs at our first-ever satellite center located at the Highland Event Center at 3401 W. 29th Avenue in the West Highlands neighborhood.  A  recent Open House and Community Tour in late February received an enthusiastic response from our current sangha members. … 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

Way of Shambhala: Wisdom in Everyday Life

with Denise Wuensch & Dhi Good

April 12th—May 10th

Meditation uncovers our wisdom. This wisdom is always present, and can be applied to transform confused situations and emotions into effective actions. Continue »

Way of Shambhala II: Sacred Path - Outrageous & Inscrutable

with Shastri Jeffrey Stevens

April 29th—May 1st

The four dignities are introduced as a path and a process, which describe a warrior's maturing and widening sphere of benevolent engagement in the world. Continue »

Mindful Kids

with Amy Turino

May 1st—May 15th

The Mindful Kids program uses meditation, yoga, art, music, drama and other sensory-rich activities to help children relax, develop inner strength, and realize the basic goodness of all sentient beings. Meets on 1st and 3rd Sunday mornings each month. Continue »

Social Meditation with Ziji Collective

May 12th

Social Meditation is a group practice that explores speaking and listening from our experience of Nowness and fosters genuineness in our relationships. Continue »

Recovery Group 1/2 day Intensive - May 2016

with Martha Hildreth

May 14th

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