The renovations of our new Centre – at 256 W. 7th Ave, ste 208 – are now complete. We are awaiting an occupancy permit from the City before we can open to the public.   Stay tuned.

UPDATE: Please check our program listings and our monthly calendar.  Check regularly as there is more to come. To get all the latest information, including the official opening date announcements along with news about upcoming courses, meditation opportunities, and events, please sign up for our newsletter.

 

Welcome to Shambhala

The Vancouver Shambhala Meditation Centre offers a community grounded in a warm approach to the study and practice of meditation.

We provide instruction in mindfulness-awareness meditation for beginners and experienced practitioners, a diverse variety of evening and weekend programs as well as group meditation sessions. We offer tools to help discover greater compassion, confidence, wisdom and joy in day-to-day life. The Shambhala teachings provide a way to extend personal transformation for the benefit of society as a whole.

Featured Programs

Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arranging Workshops

March 10th—May 12th

Ikebana workshops with a senior instructor in Sogetsu School Continue »

Level V: Open Sky

May 3rd—May 5th - Date postponed or cancelled

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. We trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment. Continue »

Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arranging Workshops

May 12th

Ikebana workshops with a senior instructor in Sogetsu School Continue »