Welcome to Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

For over 40 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.

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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

Queer Dharma

July 2nd—December 10th

Queer Dharma provides a space for LGBTQQI people to learn and practice meditation and Dharma. Continue »

Shambhala Triathlon - SIT - EAT - DANCE

August 18th

Let's bring the community together in FUN! Continue »

Half Day Nyinthun: Shambhala Sadhana with Social Meditation

August 25th

Join in the Shambhala Sadhana followed by Social Meditation in community. Open to all. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I - The Art of Being Human

with Stephen Vosper & Shastri Denise Wuensch

September 14th—September 15th

This program includes basic meditation instruction, conversation with experienced teachers, and the opportunity to meet new friends. Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life

September 25th—October 23rd

This course presents introductory teachings and tools for working with meditation in everyday life. Open to all. Continue »