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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 »)

The Teachings of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

August 2nd

This will be a great chance to learn more about the teachings of The Ven. Chogyam Trungpa and what it was like to be around him directly from one of his closest students. Continue »

Illuminating The Sacred Path With Rigden: A Community Conversation with Acharya Susan Chapman

with Acharya Susan Chapman

August 27th

In this Saturday afternoon presentation, we’ll first take a look at the vows that shape the turning points for the four stages of the Warrior path Continue »

Way of Shambhala: Meditation In Everyday Life

with Hamish Tucker & Joyce Rankin

September 8th—October 6th

This introductory class presents peaceful abiding meditation, basic goodness, and ways that meditation practice can improve the quality of our daily life. Continue »

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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 »