Welcome to the Baltimore Shambhala Center

The Baltimore Shambhala Meditation Center is part of an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Our center offers daily public meditation, a curriculum of Shambhala Buddhist teachings, as well as training in contemplative arts. We invite you to explore our diverse programs designed to help Baltimoreans of all traditions discover their inherent clarity, gentleness and humor.

 

 

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice (New Moon)

August 14th—December 29th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is a liturgical text is practiced on the new moon days. Composed by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, it is written with the expressed intention of overcoming the obstacles of spiritual materialism in our practice, our liv Continue »

Nothing Missing Leadership Training

with James Drescher

August 26th—August 28th

An interactive weekend workshop for Shambhala and community organization leaders. How will we further develop a Culture of Leadership in our Shambhala Centers and in the world beyond them? Nothing Missing Leadership arises naturally out of the view Continue »

Learn to Meditate

with Chris Kreeger

August 30th

An opportunity to begin a practice or refresh your practice. ALL WELCOME. Bring curious friends and relatives! Chairs and cushions provided. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

September 1st—October 27th

An opportunity to begin a practice or refresh your practice. ALL WELCOME. Bring curious friends and relatives! Continue »

Community Sunday

September 4th

Please join us for our once monthly Community Sunday. This includes Bodhi school for children (infants through grade 12), "Parenting as a Path", and Potluck lunches. Continue »