Meditation Centers & Community in Los Angeles

shambhala los angeles meditation center locations in eagle rock, marvista and orange county

New to Meditation or Shambhala? Where to Start > 

Los Angeles Shambhala offers a path of meditation practice and contemplative arts oriented towards modern life. Join us for meditation courses, retreats and group meditation at any of our three Meditation Centers in LA located in Eagle Rock, Mar Vista and Costa Mesa, OC. Meditaton Group meetings also in Ojai and Carpinteria.


View the Monthly Calendar for more meditation workshops. 

Go to our Weekly Schedule for our ongoing programs and weekly meditation group meetings. 

Meditation Retreats in Los Angeles

One-Day Meditation Retreat in the City

 For new and experienced practitioners alike. Meditation instruction always available for those who are new or need a refresher.

January 26 at all our three Centers. Register today!

 Orange County  |  Eagle Rock |  Westside (Mar Vista)

Introduction to Meditation – How can I learn to meditate? 

Meditation in the Shambhala tradition allows us to gain greater mindfulness. Undertaken as a steady practice, meditation allows the mind to relax and settle. Join us for an extensive introduction to meditation at our Centers on February 6 at the Westside (Mar Vista) Center and on February 7th at the Eagle Rock Center, starting at 7:30pm. By donation.

Meditation instruction is also available at any of our Open Sitting hours.

Intro to Meditation and Buddhism

Buddhism 101 Meditation Course in Los Angeles

Buddhism 101: An Overview Of Theravadan Buddhism

January 27—March 24 at the Westside (Mar Vista) Center. Register here


Meditation Programs

Finding Contentment in Everyday Life: A 5-Week Intro Course (Eagle Rock)

with Shastri Joel Wachbrit & Carolyn Sykes

January 19th—February 16th

Contentment is hard to find. We usually think contentment is found in things, achievements or experiences. With meditation practice, we learn to appreciate ourselves and simple human experiences. Continue »

All Day Meditation Retreat (Orange County)

with Shastri Marilyn Moore

January 26th

For new and experienced practitioners alike, this all-day community meditation retreat is a rare opportunity to take a real break from our usual routines to truly relax with ourselves and refresh our sense of wellbeing, goodness, and sanity. Continue »

All Day Meditation Retreat (Eagle Rock)

with Debra Dysart

January 26th

“Best Meditation Retreat in Los Angeles”

The Shambhala Meditation Center in Eagle Rock is a good location to find peace and tranquility in Los Angeles’ chaos.

Why haven’t I been here sooner? Shambhala Los Angeles have plenty of meditation classes and events throughout the week and they have monthly meditation groups that really encourage a sense of fellowship and community. I can see myself going back you’re on a regular basis because anything to help people center themselves feel better about how their mind works is a good thing, no matter where you are in life. Go check it out.


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