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. 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.

Upcoming Programs

Monday Open House (Online)

with Jennifer Parde

September 27th

Please join us for Open House, a time and space to come together as a community and share each other's wisdom and companionship. This week's speaker: Jennifer Parde Continue »

First Monday Open House (Online)

October 4th

Meditators of all levels, come share your experience of practice! We’ll use Zoom breakout rooms for small group discussion and senior meditation teachers will be available to answer questions. Continue »