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Shambhala Meditation is based on the premise that the natural state of the mind is calm and clear. It’s a practice that anyone can do. Learn to meditate and develop mindfulness awareness by attending any of our open houses or introductory classes.

Featured Programs

Treatise On Enlightened Society Offering

with Shastri Marita McLaughlin

November 29th

Open to all. In 2010 Sakyong Mipham wrote the Treatise on Enlightened Society. It is a statement clarifying the meaning of enlightened society and its relevance in the modern world. Continue »

Meridian Touch Japanese Qigong

with Jennifer O'Hara

December 2nd

We will be offering an on-going Qi Gong series at the Center, on Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 6:45pm. The fee for this is $17 for a single class, or $85 for a package of six classes (any six - these don't necessarily have to be six in a row). Continue »

Recent News

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    Strengthening Shambhala by Thomas Adducci

    Shambhala Chicago launched its annual Unified Giving fundraising campaign during Sunday’s Harvest of Peace celebration.  The theme of this year’s campaign is “Strengthening Shambhala”.  Our expansion to the West Loop has resulted in significant growth as we have welcomed over 80 new supporting members since our grand opening in March 2014. With our move to … Continue