The Victoria Shambhala Centre is part of Shambhala, a global network of people dedicated to recognizing the innate goodness of all and revealing that goodness everywhere. We welcome you to join us in celebrating this journey of discovery.

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Getting Started

There are many ways to learn about Shambhala and start taking advantage of the Victoria Shambhala Centre’s offerings. More »

Public Meditation Schedule

Public Meditation Schedule

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

Shrine Room Protocol Class

with Chris Bauman

September 7th

In this meditation-in-action training, the roles of timekeeper, gatekeeper, and hallkeeper will be explained, demonstrated, and practiced. Anyone interested in serving in any of these roles, regardless of experience level, is encouraged to attend. Continue »

Way of Shambhala - Shambhala Training Level I

with Layth Matthews

September 13th—September 14th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings. Open to all. Continue »

Way of Shambhala - Wisdom in Everyday Life

with Layth Matthews & Dede Gaston

September 18th—October 16th

Meditation sharpens our intelligence and uncovers our wisdom. Participants will receive practical instructions for discovering trust and magic, even in the midst of challenge. Prerequisite: Fearlessness in Everyday Life. Continue »

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Awake in the WorldJoin Free Online Event: Awake in the World, Oct 2014

Shambhala Mountain Center has just announced its first online event—Awake in the World, October 19–23, 2014—and it’s free of charge! Continue »