“In meditation we are constantly discovering who and what we are.”  – Chögyam Trungpa

For over 40 years, the Shambhala Meditation Center has offered New Yorkers the opportunity to work with their minds and hearts through meditation. Our mission is to inspire an awake and compassionate society through personal and collective transformation. 

We offer public meditation classes, mindfulness training workshops, and a wide range of teachings from the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. Come and sit with us.

Featured Programs

Shambhala Training Weekend I: Feel Human Again

with Shastri Ethan Nichtern & David Nichtern

January 13th—January 15th (2017)

This urban retreat will introduce and deepen instruction on basic mindfulness meditation practice, and help new and experienced meditators alike incorporate practice into their daily lives. Continue »

Winter Weekthün

with Acharya Richard John

February 20th—February 26th (2017)

Shambhala New York is pleased to offer a second urban weekthün in 2017. Join at the early bird rate before the end of the year! Continue »

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