Welcome

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The Victoria Shambhala Meditation Centre is part of Shambhala, a global community of people dedicated to recognizing the basic goodness of all and revealing that goodness in every area of personal and societal life. We welcome you to join us in celebrating this journey of discovery.

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Getting Started

See Getting Started to learn about who we are and what we offer. Or meet our community, learn to meditate, and hear an introductory talk at our weekly Open House, Wednesdays, 6:45–9pm.

Public Meditation

Public Meditation Schedule

Open House: Wednesdays, 6:45–9pm
Sundays, 9am–12pm
Tuesdays, 7–8pm
Wednesdays, 8–9am
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Featured Programs (More »)

Way of Shambhala - Meditation in Everyday Life

with Cameron Crofton

February 16th—March 16th

This course is designed to provide participants with the introductory tools and teachings for working with meditation in daily life. Mindfulness meditation practice can bring greater stability, strength, and clarity. Open to all. Continue »

Potluck Tapis and Dance Party

February 27th

Community Tapas and Dance Party, "lesson style" everyone welcome Continue »

Way of Shambhala - Shambhala Training Level II

with Dede Gaston

March 10th—March 12th

Meditation 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. Prerequisite: Shambhala Training Level I. Continue »

Featured News (More »)

Shambhala Anthem à la HendrixShambhala Anthem à la Jimi Hendrix

February 24th

Karmê Chöling Garden Manager Gary Vu plays the ‪Shambhala‬ Anthem Jimi Hendrix-style in this track recorded on February 8, 2016 in celebration of the Year of the Fire Monkey. See what you think. Continue »