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

How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society

with Shastri Diana Evans & Roger Evans

February 16th—March 23rd

This course asks the question, 'How Can I Help?' and explores our relationships with others and an aspiration to help our world. We ask what enlightened society may be. Continue »

Body Mind Unwind: Yoga Workshop

with Lakota Sandoe

March 26th

This Sunday evening practice will be a delight for all. We will blend gentle body shapes, movement and breath awareness, to support the warming and opening of the body and settling of the mind. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Andrea Darby

March 31st—April 2nd

Shambhala Training is a secular meditation training that develops fearlessness, confidence, openness and gentleness towards ourselves and our world. Interested in the art of being human? Continue »

Sacred Outlook to Sacred Activism: Working with mind and society in challenging times

with Acharya Martin Janowitz

April 5th

What can we do as practitioners to be a force for peace, safety and compassion? Join this special public talk by visiting senior teacher, Acharya Marty Janowitz. Continue »

Full-Moon Shambhala Sadhana (For Community Members)

April 12th

These Full Moon gatherings are specifically meant for Shambhala members and their families & friends to practice the Shambhala Sadhana in celebration of community and good human society! Continue »