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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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    Thursday 9/3 at 7:00 p.m. WE-Peace meets

    How can we bring mindfulness to our practice as educators?  Join others and explore how to bring mindfulness to education.  We-PEACE meets every first Thursday of the month from 7:00-8:30 p.m., September through May.  More information at http://pittsburgh.shambhala.org/ongoing-offerings/we-peace/

  • No more Mindful Parenting Group until September

    Open Night Monday meditation will continue every Monday through the summer, but not the Mindful Parenting Group discussions.  Please check back in September for those.

Katie Baingbridge

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 →