Featured Programs

Joy In Everyday Life

April 25th—May 23rd

Join us in exploring Buddhist Mahayana practices which can help us discover the true joy of life that we can find in our own life is actually about others. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

May 5th

This is a half day, interactive workshop and introduction to the basics of meditation, including practical ways to integrate it into your life Continue »

Raising Mindfulness: Family Sunday at the Shambhala Center

with Alan Anderson

May 6th

Mindfulness practices for parents and children..and some fun as well. Continue »

Learn to Develop Confidence

June 2nd

Confidence comes from self respect. It starts with contentment and ends with a humble curiosity about life. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level 1

with Shastri Deborah Zarate

June 15th—June 16th

Learn how to integrate meditation practice into every aspect of your daily life. Continue »

Windhorse Retreat Center, Plymouth WI



Windhorse is the only Shambhala retreat center in the Midwest and is just 50 minutes north of Milwaukee. Located in a beautiful glacial area adjacent to the 15,000-acre Kettle Moraine State Forest, it offers an array of programs, solo and group retreats and rental opportunities for outside groups.


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.