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.

 

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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 →

Featured Programs

Fridays: Yoga & Meditation 6:00 - 7:30 pm

August 14th—September 11th

Curious about yoga and meditation? Want to deepen your current practice? Yoga & Meditation at PBS offers a gentle introduction to these two ancient art forms in a safe and structured environment. Mats and cushions are Continue »

Fridays: Heart of Recovery 8:00 - 9:30 pm

August 14th—September 11th

Heart of Recovery is open to anyone who is interested in exploring how the path of meditation and the path of recovery intersect. From a contemplative perspective, working with addiction is not about impulsively grabbing for Continue »

Birth of a Warrior - Level II of Shambhala Training

September 12th—September 13th

Having experienced a taste of basic goodness, we want to go forward. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask our fear. We begin to appreciate that there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness. Continue »

The Body Mind Class

September 27th

with special guest teacher Patricia Shelton. What do we do when our being seems suffused with anger, or fear, or sadness, or envy, or any of the many other painful states of mind? Perhaps we try to express Continue »

Outrageous & Inscrutable of The Sacred Path

December 11th—December 13th

These fruitional dignities refer to the extraordinary skill of a practiced warrior. No longer afraid of making mistakes, the unconventional and visionary perspective of the outrageous warrior combines with the skill of sponta Continue »

Recent News

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    Movies that inspire and educate.

    Recently at Palm Beach Shambhala I heard two members discussing a movie that they both enjoyed and highly recommended  – When the Iron Bird Flies.  This 2012 documentary is a fascinating look at Tibetan Buddhism and it’s introduction into Western culture.   To learn more specifically about Shambhala founder Chogyam Trungpa view the documentary Crazy Wisdom.   … Continue