Weekly meditation – January 2022 – Sundays from 10:30 am to 12 noon

zoom only  – not in-person, due to COVID restrictions

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 variety of educational, artistic, cultural, family and community activities that help people of all traditions discover their inherent sanity, gentleness and humour.  More »

Here at our local Halifax Shambhala Centre, we are committed to offering teachings on meditation with the view of fundamental worthiness, and goodness.  All are welcome!

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Sunday Meditation on Zoom

January 9th—January 30th

Sunday meditation and discussion on Zoom in January Continue »


NEW – Following Nova Scotia COVID health and safety guidelines, we are currently having limited in-person gatherings.  Some meditation, retreats, and classes are continuing online.

Sunday Morning Meditation – Join us on Zoom for Sunday morning meditation and discussion.  During January 2022, we will not be meeting in person at the Halifax Shambhala Centre, only online with Zoom.  More information here.

Program Schedule – For a schedule of online programs and gatherings, please refer to the retreats & classes page.  Please check carefully for any rescheduled or changed events.

Online Community Resources – For  information on online meditation resources and ways to connect with community, please refer to the online resources page.

Community Care – For  information on recent activities in this area, including a new international Code of Conduct policy and director, please refer to the community care page.

Recent News

  • Children’s Day Shrine 2021

    Please enjoy this slideshow of photos taken of our Children’s Day Shrine when the main shrine room was decorated with twinkle lights!

  • Children's Day shrineroom 2021

    Sunday Meditation – Online only

    Following Nova Scotia COVID health and safety guidelines – beginning January 2022 – Sunday morning sittings will only be online and not at the centre.