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Montpelier Shambhala

New Location: 46 Barre Street, Montpelier, Vermont

Practice will resume in the new location on Sunday, January 4, 2015

Practice Schedule

Tuesdays from 7:00pm to 8:00pm.

Wednesdays from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.

Sundays sitting and walking meditation from 10:00am to 12:00pm.

Regular Events

Open House

First Wednesday of month: 6 - 8 PM

Third Sunday of month: 10 AM - 12

The open house includes guided meditation instruction, sitting practice, and a brief Shambhala talk and discussion, and is then followed by tea, light refreshments and conversation.

The Montpelier Shambhala Study Group is located at 46 Barre Street, Montpelier, Vermont. As part of the Shambhala international community of meditation and retreat centers we are committed to:

  • Practicing and studying the Shambhala Buddhist tradition of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche.
  • Shambhala Arts
  • Nurturing individual and family participation in community, practice and study
  • Being a supportive community that is responsive to members' health and wellbeing
  • Maintaining warmth, flexibility, and a sense of humor in carrying out this vision

For more information on Shambhala and the location of other Shambhala Centers, see