Welcome to Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver!

Our mission is to create an awake and compassionate society through personal and collective transformation. We offer public meditation sessions and mindfulness training based in the teachings from the Shambhala and Kagyu/Nyingma Buddhist traditions.

All programs are currently ONLINE. Plans for reopening our meditation halls will be announced here and in our weekly e-newsletter.

We are dedicated to community, learning and spiritual discovery. We are committed to providing a safe place that promotes dignity for people of any background, gender, race, age and ability. See our Care and Conduct Policy here. All are welcome!

 

Recent News

  • Colorado Legislative Update

    HB21-1142: Eyewitness Identification Showup Regulations is a bill making its way through the Colorado State Legislature. Center member Jackie Larner is part of Together Colorado, one of the bill’s sponsors. She extends an invitation to us all: Do you wish you could be active in understanding and pursuing the elimination of institutional racism in Colorado?  … Continue 

image of flowers Denver community roomShambhala Center Open House

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

Deepening Compassion: Maitri & the Four Immeasurables (Online)

May 11th—June 15th

Explore the Shambhala Mahayana teachings. This Shambhala Online course will be offered with local community practice and study via Zoom. Everyone is welcome! Continue »

Together Colorado: Legislative Update

May 16th

Do you wish you could be active in understanding and pursuing the elimination of institutional racism in Colorado? Join us for a presentation by Together Colorado. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana - Community Full Moon Practice (Online)

May 23rd

The community practice of the Shambhala Sadhana is open to all. Continue »

Dharma Art: Connecting to Creativity (Online) NEW START DATE

with Kathy Mitchell-Garton & Dhi Good

June 2nd—June 30th

Being creative means connecting directly with our world and the meditative mind. This dharma art series is open to all! No "artist" credentials needed. Continue »

Birth of the Warrior - Shambhala Training Level 2 (Shambhala Online)

with Acharya Fleet Maull

July 16th—July 18th

Having experienced a taste of basic goodness, we want to go forward. Continue »