Featured Programs

Movie Night: "enlightment guaranteed."

February 22nd

Two very different brothers get together for a temporary stay in a Japanese zen monastry. The trip from Germany to Japan brings up some unexpected quests they have to manage. Soon both really have to leave their ordinary lives behind and are on a voyage t Continue »

The Art of Being Human: It's Basically Good!

with Shastri Mark Blumenfeld

February 23rd

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Continue »

Milarepa Day Celebration

with Shastri Deborah Zarate

February 24th

Gather with the community to read the poems of Milarepa and other great teachers in the Rain of Blessings. Continue »

Tuesday Open House: Meditation Meets Performance Anxiety

March 5th

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra musician Kirk Ferguson on how meditation can ease performance jitters and their attendant neuroses. Continue »

The Art of Being Human: It's Basically Good!

with Shastri Deborah Zarate

March 6th

This is a weekday repeat of the program offered on February 23. Continue »

Music, Meditation and Vivaldi's Four Seasons

with Kirk Ferguson

March 14th—March 16th

A contemplative tour of Vivaldi's masterpiece "The Four Seasons", offered by Milwaukee Symphony trombonist and Milwaukee Shambhala member Kirk Ferguson. Continue »

Milwaukee Shambhala: Teaching and Practicing Meditation for nearly 40 years.

The Milwaukee Shambhala Center, founded in 1979, is part of an international community of meditation centers founded by the Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by his son Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about Shambhala.