We offer mindfulness meditation programs and retreats in the Tibetan Buddhist teachings, the arts, and other contemplative disciplines, as well as individual meditation instruction.

Our meditation centers in Los Angeles are homes to a vibrant, diverse community of members and friends who provide ongoing volunteer and financial support – creating a warm, genuine basis for the realizing the full potential of our authentic wisdom traditions. 

Meditation Introductory Programs in Los Angeles
Shambhala Programs and Curriculum


Community Events

Sadhana of Mahamudra practice (Eagle Rock)

with Darryl Burnham

June 3rd—February 23rd (2020)

The Sadhana of Mahamudra presents a vajrayana view, bringing together the devotion mahamudra of the Kagyu lineage and the crazy wisdom of the Nyingma lineage. As such, it provides a powerful touchstone for understanding our vajrayana heritage. Continue »

Movie Night: THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM (Eagle Rock)

December 7th

A documentary film about the journey of Apricot Lane Farm's journey from arid wasteland to biodiverse paradise . . . in Moorpark, CA. Everyone is welcome! Continue »

Annual Community Holiday Party (Eagle Rock)

December 14th

Celebrate Winter Solstice at Shambhala's Annual Holiday Party! Join us for a lively evening of nourishing food and captivating entertainment as we celebrate community at our Eagle Rock Center. Continue »

Silence & Celebration: A New Years Eve Retreat and Party (Orange County)

December 31st

If you have been meaning to meditate more this year--or to learn to meditate--it's not too late! Everyone is welcome to join in this mini-retreat as we transition from the old year to the new. Come for the entire evening -- or for any part of it. Continue »

All Day Meditation Retreat (Eagle Rock)

with Laura Landau

February 1st (2020)

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 »