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.


Featured Programs

Traditional Chinese Qigong: Levels 1 + 2

with Sophie Léger

December 5th—December 6th

Cultivate a healthy body and a clear mind through the practice of Daoist Qigong. A form of gentle, relaxing exercise which stimulates the circulation of energy in our body, and enhances mental clarity. Continue »

Open House & Annual Book Sale

December 12th

This is a full-day drop-in Open House that includes our annual book sale (the biggest selection yet!), ongoing meditation instruction and tours throughout the day. Continue »

Oath Ceremony: Max Roberts-Zirker

December 13th

Join us for welcoming Max formally into his position as Deputy Director of Shambhala Boston! Continue »

Children's Day: A Family Solstice Gathering

December 20th

At a time of year when the night is longest, the Shambhala Center will be decorated with twinkling lights and a special shrine representing the dignity of the family, the joy and creativity of the youthful heart. All are welcome! Continue »

Let's Talk About Dying: Lessons from Mindfulness in End of Life Care

with Acharya Mitchell Levy

January 29th—January 30th (2016)

Learn mindfulness-based palliative care techniques to develop the important communication skills necessary for working with patients and families facing serious illness and death. Continue »