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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

Thanksgiving Day Sadhana and Potluck Dinner

November 26th

Celebrate Thanksgiving With Us! Everyone is welcome to our Thanksgiving Day practice and dinner! Continue »

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 »

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