New to Shambhala?

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

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

Cosmic Transitions and Personal Challenge

with Acharya Moh Hardin

February 6th

In this talk and discussion, we will explore some of the sane and helpful advice about opening to greater awareness offered by the Buddhist teachings. Continue »

The Four Noble Truths And the Path of Basic Sanity

with Acharya Moh Hardin

February 8th—February 9th

The first teaching of the Buddha was the Four Noble Truths: the noble truths of suffering, the origin of suffering, liberation from suffering, and the path that leads to liberation. Continue »


February 15th

A community opportunity to practice together. Continue »

Ikebana Class

with Shastri Iris Ramos

February 22nd

Ikebana is the contemplative practice of expressing gentleness and elegance through the art of simple flower arrangement. Continue »

Member's Community Gathering

February 23rd

At this Gathering we will focus on community building: Continue »