Spark Your Heart and Mind Through the Practice of Meditation

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.

 

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Welcome!

The Durham Shambhala Meditation Center (located at 733 Rutherford Street, Durham, NC) offers free meditation instruction, regular practice sessions and a variety of classes and weekend retreats for new and experienced practitioners. Our community welcomes people from all walks of life, traditions and religions. Learn more about us.

 

 

Featured Programs

Wisdom in Everyday Life - Note New Dates!

with Susan Gaylord

August 9th—September 6th

Basic Goodness 2: How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society

with Shastri Tom Brothers

September 27th—October 25th

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Shelley Heinz

October 1st—October 2nd

Durham Shambhala Center Is…

 

 

 

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Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

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