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Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.  Read more …



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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 about our vision, lineage & community. More →

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    Primordial Freedom: An Experiential Overview of the Way of Shambhala

    If you are curious about any aspects of Shambhala, please come on Oct. 26,  7-9 pm and join Acharya Adam Lobel in an experiential overview of the Way of Shambhala meditation journey.  For more info and to register: http://pittsburgh.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=279901

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    October 27 – Silent Transformations of Engaged Spirituality, Ecology, and Politics

    Join us 7-9 p.m. for the first event in a series on engagement with ecology, conducted by Acharya Adam Lobel. Through secular mindfulness meditation, resiliency training, contemplative inquiry, and collective dialogue we will enhance our understanding of the issues at hand, explore their impacts, and discern together what constitutes skillful and wise response. More information … Continue 

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Ongoing Offerings

Our centre offers a rich array of ongoing offerings free to the public including weekly public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →