Welcome to the Hamilton Shambhala Group

Each Sunday morning starting at 10:00 am we offer group meditation followed by a short tea break and group discussion until 12:00 pm. The door opens at 9:45 am.

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New to Shambhala?

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 →

Ongoing Offerings

Each Sunday morning we offer group sitting and facilitated discussion on a variety of meditation topics. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →

  • Shambhala Day Brunch in Hamilton

    Every year in February or March, Shambhala practitioners around the world celebrate Shambhala Day. Based on Losar, the Tibetan New Year, the exact date is calculated according to the Tibetan lunar calendar. To celebrate our local community, a group of us plan to get together for an informal brunch Sunday February 10th at Planted in … Continue 

  • What’s New at the Hamilton Shambhala Group

    Recently we’ve reorganized our leadership, aiming for more member-driven structure. Our aspiration is to offer a warm welcoming space for meditators from all traditions, or no tradition, while at the same time maintaining our Shambhala identity. As we plan for 2019, we’d appreciate your input on what programs, events, or other offerings you’d like to … Continue 

  • Volunteering with The Shambhala Hamilton Group

    Shambhala Hamilton is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization that relies on the efforts of many people who share our wish to make meditation available to others. Volunteering, in whatever way is best for you, is an opportunity to connect with some of the teachings. For example, one of the first Buddhist teachings is about generosity as … Continue