Walking Meditation Our program with Shastri Gayle Van Gils in August, 2014.

Center Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.

NOTE: NEW LOCATION:900 NW 8th Avenue, Suite A, Gainesville FL. Please park in lots just west of building, or in lot across the street, next to concrete wall. We meet every Tuesday with meditation starting at 7pm followed by book discussion and social time until 9pm. Newcomers are encouraged to come at 6:30pm for basic introduction to Shambhala and meditation. We will not be meeting on Tuesday, June 30th. We will resume the following Tuesday, July 7th.

Please visit our Classes and Retreats page under Programs as we have several new items and programs listed.



New to Shambhala?

Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

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Ongoing Offerings

Our centre offers a rich array of ongoing offerings free to the public including weekly public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →