Welcome to Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

For over 40 years, the Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver has offered Colorado residents the opportunity to work with their minds and hearts through meditation. Our mission is to create an awake and compassionate society through personal and collective transformation through public meditation classes, mindfulness training workshops, and a wide range of teachings from the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. 

We welcome all new comers to our community to attend the Open House introduction to our Center and the practice of meditation every Sunday at 10am. Come and sit with us.

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver is a place of community, learning and spiritual discovery, with roots in Tibetan Buddhism. All are welcome. We are committed to providing a safe place for people of all backgrounds, genders, race, age and physical ability; free from harassment, misconduct and discrimination. Please review our Care and Conduct Policy and let us know if you have any questions or concerns.

Phone: 303.369.2807
Email: denver.shambhala.info@gmail.com

 


Recent News

  • Shambhala and #MeToo and You

    This year the Shambhala community has been rocked by Project Sunshine Reports alleging sexual misconduct by Shambhala teachers and leaders, including Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. As the spiritual leader of our community, the Sakyong is a guiding example for Shambhala. Naturally, the #MeToo allegations are devastating to his close students and anyone affiliated with Shambhala. Shambhala hired the … 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

Begin Here: Meditation for Everyone

October 27th

Whether you can't sit for a minute, or you can meditate for an hour, learn the foundations of meditation with a good group of people. A perfect next step after attending open house or if you need somewhere to start with a friendly community. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Shastri Dhi Good

November 13th—December 11th

CONTENTMENT, simplicity, and mindfulness are connected with the hinayana teachings of the Buddhist path. Through the gentle precision of meditation practice, we learn to appreciate ourselves and our day-to-day life. Continue »

Begin Here: Meditation for Everyone

November 17th

Whether you can't sit for a minute, or you can meditate for an hour, learn the foundations of meditation with a good group of people. A perfect next step after attending open house or if you need somewhere to start with a friendly community. Continue »

Mindfulness with Heart: Introduction to Shambhala Meditation

with Acharya Dale Asrael

December 1st—December 2nd

Shambhala Meditation reveals the warmth, simplicity and confidence of our own humanity that influences how we engage in our practice and everyday life. Open to all! Continue »

Begin Here: Meditation for Everyone

December 15th

Whether you can't sit for a minute, or you can meditate for an hour, learn the foundations of meditation with a good group of people. A perfect next step after attending open house or if you need somewhere to start with a friendly community. Continue »