Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.

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Community Events

Can We Talk? Conversations About Race and Diversity

with Shastri Ben Hines

April 3rd—May 1st

Being brave together on a ground of love, friendship, trust and honesty, Can We Talk? is a series of five discussion evenings by leaders and members of the Seattle Shambhala meditation community about Race and Diversity. Continue »

Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara

April 4th

Please join us at the Seattle Shambhala Center to commemorate the death of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. We will celebrate with the Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast, open to the entire sangha on this special occasion. Continue »