Let us cultivate a culture of kindness. In that moment, we are determining the outcome of the world.

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

 

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New to Shambhala?

Our local center, centrally located just south of downtown Austin, offers free meditation instruction and public meditation hours. We have several ongoing introductory classes.

Katie Baingbridge

Core Curriculum

The Way of Shambhala is an extensive path of training in authentic meditation practices and wisdom teachings. Contemplative Arts comprise a number of secular disciplines and activities, including flower arranging and photography.

Featured Programs

Essential Heart of Kasungship: Level I

November 22nd—November 23rd

The teachings held by the Shambhala mandala are presented within a container of wakefulness. Maintaining this container is often referred to as protector principle, a practice that is shared by all. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

January 8th—February 5th (2015)

A thorough exploration of mindfulness meditation, delving into the foundational views of the Hinayana Buddhist teachings, and meditation in action for daily life. Continue »