Welcome to Hamilton Shambhala

Each Sunday morning starting at 10:00 am we offer free meditation instruction (to small groups in a separate room), group meditation, as well as a short tea break and topical group discussion until 12:00 pm. Feel free to come for all or any part of the morning, participate in discussion or just observe.

Directions to the Sky Dragon Co-operative

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, meditation instruction for newcomers and facilitated discussion on a variety of meditation topics. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →

Featured Programs

Miksang Contemplative Photography Workshop

with John McQuade

September 16th—September 17th

This introductory contemplative photography workshop requires no photography experience. You need only some kind of digital camera or smartphone and a willingness to explore the visual world. Continue »

The Art of Being Human: 1-day Meditation Retreat

with Shastri Debbie McCubbin

September 24th

Introductory 1-day meditation retreat featuring senior Shambhala teacher Shastri Debbie McCubbin, meditation instruction, talks and practices. Continue »