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 to Shambhala

Welcome to Shambhala

Join us every First Wednesday for an introduction to the Shambhala Community.

Welcome to Shambhala:
An Introductory Event
First Wednesdays
7:00-8:30pm More →

Weekly Offerings

Learn to Meditate

Every Sunday from 12:30-1:30pm. All beginners and practitioners of all kind are welcome. Learn to mediate and ask questions! More →

Featured Programs

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Shastri Nicholas Kranz, Ashley Goodwin, Max Roberts-Zirker

October 9th—November 6th

This introductory class offers an exploration of mindfulness meditation, focused on incorporating gentleness and fearlessness into our lives. Open to the public. Continue »

Rigden Weekend

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

October 17th—October 19th

This program is the culmination of the Way of Shambhala and is a weekend that emphasizes genuine confidence and steadfastness in facing the worlds challenges. Continue »

Ashe Gathering

with Acharya Mitchell Levy & The Druk Sakyong Wangmo Diana Mukpo

October 20th

Acharya Mitchell Levy and Lady Diana Mukpo will lead us in an exploration of stroke and lungta practice in this evening gathering open to everyone who has received those transmissions. Continue »

Ngondro/Werma Group Practice Weekend

October 25th—October 26th

This weekend is designed for Shambhala tantrikas to complete group practice requirements for ngöndro or Werma practice. Continue »

The Sacred Environment of Family & Neighborhood

with Eva Wong

October 31st

Join Fengshui Master Eva Wong on All Hallow's Eve to explore and engage in the sacred environment of family, neighborhood, and the spirit world. Continue »

Recent News

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    Farewell and a Time of Transition

    This is the time of year when the days grow warmer and the Shambhala community begins to scatter for the summer, attending programs and retreats, spending time with friends and family, spending time outside the walls of our center. Taking the time to close the center for two weeks, from June 23-July 6, gives our … Continue