Shambhala Boston is part of a global community which aspires to awaken kindness, goodness and wisdom within society. This vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness.


Welcome! New to Shambhala?

We offer a wealth of classes and retreats, here are a few to start with:

Learn to Meditate: Sundays 12:30-1:30pm

Wednesday Gatherings: 7-9pm

Beginner Classes: See Beginner Calendar

Read more about Getting Started.

Featured Programs

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky

with Shastri Carolyn Krusinski

May 13th—May 15th

Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. Continue »

Profound Treasury Study Group - Mahayana

with Mary Lang & Bill Wooding

May 19th—June 23rd

Join us for a special 5-week module to explore the concept of twofold egolessness and the practitioner’s transition from the Hinayana to the Mahayana Path. Continue »

Wednesday Gathering: Acharya Emily Bower

with Acharya Emily Bower

May 25th

Acharya Emily Bower will be joining us for this Wednesday Gathering, talk title TBA soon. Save the Date! Continue »

Don't Bite the Hook

June 9th—June 23rd

This three-week introductory class will guide us into Pema Chödrön's teachings on finding freedom from anger, resentment, and other destructive emotions. This journey is based on the practice of mindfulness meditation. Join us to learn more. Continue »