In observance of Memorial Day, all Shambhala Chicago locations will be closed on Monday, May 30th.

NEW TO MINDFULNESS MEDITATION OR SHAMBHALA?

Join us for a FREE Mindfulness Meditation Open House
and let us help you get started!

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

Meridian Touch Japanese Qigong

with Jennifer O'Hara

June 1st

Open to all; drop-in or buy a series. 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 »

Learn to Meditate

with Thomas Adducci

June 4th

Ideal for beginners as well as students who want to work on stabilizing their meditation, this half day program gives you the essential techniques and reasons for meditation practice in everyday life. Continue »


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