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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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    Bodhisattva Vow Ceremony with Acharya Adam Lobel

    February 4-5 (9-5 pm both days) – For those who have taken the Refuge Vow and wish to take the Bodhisattva Vow. The Bodhisattva Vow is further commitment to put others before oneself and to work wholeheartedly for their benefit.  http://pittsburgh.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=273349

  • Shambhala Training Level III: Warrior in the World

    February 10-12 (Fri. 7-9pm, Sat-Sun 9-5pm) – Having learned not to turn away from fear, we can extend that practice into everyday life situations without the barrier of the cocoon of habitual mind.  In Shambhala Training Level III: Warrior in the World, we will develop confidence in all aspects of our daily life.  http://pittsburgh.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=272804

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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 →