Orange Country programs

The Orange County Meditation Center is located in Costa Mesa and is our newest meditation center in the Los Angeles area. Our address is:

2750 Harbor Blvd, Suite B03
Costa Mesa CA 92626. View directions here.

If new to meditation and Shambhala, the Open Meditation Sitting on Sunday mornings is a good place to start. Free meditation instruction available in the earlier part of the session. View schedule here.


Giving Our Best - A Video Retreat with Pema Chödrön on Practicing the Way of the Bodhisattva (Orange County)

March 24th—April 14th

In this recorded retreat, Pema Chödrön reveals all the essentials for practicing compassion in our everyday lives, using a text that is very close to her heart: the Buddhist classic known as The Way of the Bodhisattva. Continue »

All Day Meditation Retreat (Orange County)

with Shastri Marilyn Moore

March 30th

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 »

Seeing Things As They Are: Shambhala Art Part 2 (Orange County)

April 6th

Open to those who have completed Shambhala Art Part 1. The Shambhala Art teachings are about discovery and play and the universal nature of creativity and communication. Continue »

Contemplative Creativity Lab: Write Where You Are (Orange County)

with Debra Dysart & Alicia Vogl Saenz

April 20th

Open to all. No previous meditation or writing experience required. Continue »

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Weekend Retreat II (Orange County)

May 4th—May 5th

Open to those who have taken Feel Human Again: Shambhala Training Weekend Retreat I. Continue »

Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human (Orange County)

with Shastri Marilyn Moore

May 9th—May 30th

This class is intended for those who have completed the first cycle of Shambhala Training Weekends and the Everyday Life course series. Continue »