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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.

New to Shambhala?

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 »)

Listening Campaign

May 2nd—May 28th

Please join us as we integrate our Shambhala Listening Campaign into our regular public meditation periods. everyone welcome participation optional Continue »

The Meaning of Vows: A Practice Intensive Devoted to Learning about Refuge or Bodhisattva Vows

with Shastri Mark Hazell & Rebecca Hazell

May 7th

A Practice Intensive Devoted to Learning about Refuge or Bodhisattva Vows. Continue »

Way of Shambhala - Shambhala Training Level I

with Layth Matthews

May 13th—May 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 »