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 core curriculum of Buddhist and Shambhala 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.

 

 

Radical Responsibility & Awakened Leadership

with Fleet Maull

April 25th—27th

This weekend is a wealth of experiential learning exercises in mindfulness-based emotional intelligence (MBEI), effective communication, and leadership skill building, as well as mindfulness-awareness meditation instruction and practice." Continue »

Basic Goodness III

April 16th—May 21st

Shambhala Art Part III: Awakening the Creative Process

April 18th—April 19th - Date cancelled

The creative process can be a form of meditation-in-action when it begins with coming to our senses and arriving at “square one.” We do this naturally when we unconditionally face a blank piece of paper, an empty stage, an idle instrument, or an unplanted Continue »

Fearlessness in Everyday Life

April 22nd—May 20th

Radical Responsibility™ & Awakened Leadership with Fleet Maull

April 25th—April 27th

This highly participatory and transformational weekend training will include talks, discussion, and a wealth of experiential learning exercises in mindfulness-based emotional intelligence (MBEI), effective communication, and leadership skill building, as Continue »

1st Saturday Silent Day of Mindfulness

May 3rd

Silent Day of Mindfulness (First Saturdays) A full day of practice that is free and open to all. The center will be practicing silence from 9am through 3pm. 9am Opening chants, Meditation Instruction and Sitting 10am Shamatha/Vipassana/Bodhicitta Continue »