Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.

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New to Shambhala?

Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

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Ongoing Offerings

Our centre offers a rich array of ongoing offerings free to the public including weekly public sitting meditation hours and dharma talks. No prior meditation experience required to attend.  All are welcome. More →

Featured Programs

December Dharma Jam and Potluck

December 4th

Join us as we gather to create music together and enjoy great food. Bring your voice, instrument or listening ears and be part of the magic that is Nashville Shambhala. Continue »

Winter Nyinthun: Day Long Retreat

December 18th

Do you need a day of practice and time with your sangha? Come join us on Sunday, December 18, as we spend the day together for meditation, practices, and a potluck. Continue »

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