Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

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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    Interdependence Day Gathering 7/5

    Join us to celebrate community through meeting, eating, sharing thoughts, jokes, songs and enjoyment, and to honor the Sakyong and our lineage. Bring a musical instrument, a poem and mostly yourself and your family & friends.  Register online.  More info at http://pittsburgh.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=231245

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    Shambhala Day I Ching reading for 2015

    Every year on Shambhala Day (Tibetan New Year), Judd Evans reads the I Ching for our center.  This year we received a reading with one changing line, so that we got a first reading of Kou/Coming to Meet, changing to a second reading of Ch’ien/The Creative. More details about this year’s I Ching reading follow … 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 →