Shambhala is your place to make friends with being human.

Weekly Community Meditation Sessions
Everyone is invited to participate in these group sessions of
meditation, community, conversation, and food!

Meditation in Redwood City
2nd and 4th Sundays of the Month
Meditation 10 AM to 12 Noon
BYO Lunch 12 Noon to 1 PM

Meditation in Cupertino
1st and 3rd Sundays of the Month
Meditation 10 AM to 12 Noon
BYO Lunch 12 Noon to 1 PM

Meditation in Mountain View
Meets every Monday Evening
Check-in & Study at 6:30 PM
Meditation 7:30 to 8:30 PM

For more information on our current offerings, please contact

Silicon Valley Shambhala is part of an international community of meditation centers founded by Tibetan Buddhist meditation master, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and led by his son and lineage holder, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche.

We offer a friendly, uplifted environment in which to explore meditation and the qualities it can bring to your life. Our community offers free meditation instruction and a well-defined path of practice and study. All our offerings are meant to help people of every description awaken their innate wisdom, compassion and sense of humor.

Our community includes people of all ages and walks of life. We invite you to join us in this journey of discovery. To contact us, please email at


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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 →

The Way Of Shambhala Northern California Region

Shambhala offers an extensive structured path of training in authentic meditation practices and teachings for people who are interested in pursuing such a path. The name of this path is The Way of Shambhala. More →