Innovative New Workshops!

Coffee’s on! Join us Saturday mornings 10:00am – 12:00pm Saturday workshops are topics offered twice a month on Saturday mornings with senior Shambhala teacher Shastri Jil Amadio. Jil will offer teachings, practical advice and inspiration to support you as you explore the richness and challenge of meditation practice. Register on the Classes & Retreats tab.

ONLINE SILENT AUCTION starts Dec. 12 at 6pm

Have fun bidding, get great deals, and support our Meditation Centre! The online site is user friendly. Link will be announced Dec. 12 at 9am.

We have a new home starting Sun. Dec. 2nd!

WE ARE CLOSED NOV. 15 TO DEC. 1 FOR MOVING Starting Sunday December 2nd our new home is at Unit #221- 2155 Leanne Boulevard in the Erin Mills Parkway and QEW area of Mississauga about 4 kms north and just 5 mins away from our previous space! As our community of meditators moves to this … Continue 

A letter to our Shambhala Mississauga community

Dear Shambhala Mississauga Community, We are heartbroken about the recent letter from Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche about sexual harms and abuse of power. If you are not yet aware of this, and would like to inform yourself, his letter, sent this past Sunday, is available online. The Kalapa Council, our Shambhala International community’s highest governance body, followed up … Continue 

2018 Winter/Spring Shambhala Programs

    We’re excited to announce our core Shambhala programs for the first six months of 2018. All five Way of Shambhala Levels as well as the five In Everyday Life courses are now open for registration! Please register for the programs you want to take so we know you’re interested. We haven’t confirmed all … Continue 

Special Event Nov. 17 – 18, 2017

    Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche  The Lost Art of Communication Toronto Book Tour Retreat In a world of iPhones, social media and e-mail, we are all in constant contact. Then why are so many people feeling burned out, distant from colleagues, family and friends? Cutting through all the white noise, chatter, and superficiality our cell phones … Continue 

Acharya Adam Lobel is teaching in our region in April!

We’re excited to announce that senior teacher Acharya Lobel will teach at four different events in Mississauga and Toronto called “Sparking Wisdom” April 20 – 23, all of which will involve discussion and interactive practices designed to create a rich resource to support us in living with courage and confidence. For more information about the … Continue 

Half-Price Shambhala Courses!

Many of us finish Shambhala programs inspired and eager to sign up for the next in the series. Few of us consider re-experiencing courses we’ve already taken. Yet each offering of each program is unique, presenting a particular teacher’s expression of the Shambhala teachings conditioned by the collective personalities and life experiences of the participants. … Continue 

Introducing our New Buddhism for Beginners Series

What do we mean when we talk about karma? How do we get from “monkey mind” to mental clarity? And how long does it really take to achieve enlightenment? Although Shambhala evolved from Tibetan Buddhism, we tend to avoid traditional Buddhist terminology in the interest of staying secular, modern, and accessible to folks of all … Continue 

Please Share Your Wish List for 2017 Courses

We’re putting together our course calendar for 2017. We’d love to hear your requests, not just for core offerings — Shambhala Levels and the Everyday Life and Basic Goodness series — but also discussion groups on your favorite dharma or mindfulness books, workshops on specific topics you’d like to explore in more depth, or anything … Continue