Welcome to the Halifax Shambhala Centre!

 The Halifax Shambhala Centre is part of international community of urban and rural meditation centres, offering public meditation, a curriculum of Shambhala Buddhist teachings, and a myriad of educational, artistic, cultural, family and community activities that help people of all traditions discover their inherent sanity, gentleness and humour.  More » 
 
 

Featured Programs and Events (more »)

Meditation in Everyday Life

with Shastri Mary Campbell

September 20th—October 18th

This program is designed to help new meditators develop a regular practice and bring the benefits of meditation to their daily lives. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Mary Campbell

October 19th—October 20th

This meditation retreat presents the view that human beings, at their core, are fundamentally awake. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

November 8th—December 6th

This introductory class provides an exploration of genuine contentment through the study of foundational Buddhist teachings. With meditation, we can learn to appreciate ourselves and simple human experiences, free from self-aggression. Continue »

Social Meditation: Leading with Being

with Shastri Nick Kranz

December 7th—December 9th

Social Meditation is a practice developed by Shastri Nick Kranz. It is a group practice that explores creating a culture of authenticity and nowness, by bringing our meditative awareness into social interaction we listen and speak from our present moment Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Carolyn Mandelker

January 11th—January 12th (2019)

This meditation retreat presents the view that human beings, at their core, are fundamentally awake. Continue »

  • Upcoming Fall Programs!

    Hello members and friends of the Halifax Shambhala Centre. I am writing to you, the day before leaving on a family vacation. I hope you have been enjoy some of summers unique offerings. September is creeping up, and I wanting to bring your attention to a variety of programs at the Halifax Shambhala Centre. If … Continue 

  • New Community Room & Schedule Updates

    There have been a number of exciting changes, recently, at the Halifax Shambhala Centre, including new hours and open sitting times. Come by for a visit. Enjoy some tea, browse a book from our library, or join in for an open house or public meditation session! New Centre Open Hours – all welcome!We have NEW … Continue