Our old Centre is gone. Our new Centre is under construction. We will reopen late summer at #208-256 W. 7th Avenue. 

UPDATE: We have posted a full calendar of programs. Please check our program listings and our monthly calendar. 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

Meditation in Burnaby

April 19th—July 26th

Mindfulness-Awareness Meditation in Burnaby Continue »

Meditation on the North Shore - Instruction and Practice

May 28th—December 3rd

Meditation instruction and practice Continue »

Rigden Weekend: Unconditional Confidence (Prerequisites Apply)

with Acharya Susan Chapman

June 10th—September 9th

Bring compassionate and strong leadership to the world, even in small ways. Continue »

Midsummer Day Community Picnic

June 24th

The Shambhala Community has a tradition of celebrating the changes of the seasons. Individuals, families, and friends of Shambhala, of the two an four legged variety, are invited to enjoy summer together at this public event, inclusive of all. Continue »