The Milwaukee Shambhala Center is part of a global community which aspires to awaken kindness, goodness and wisdom within society. This vision is rooted in the principle that every human being is innately worthy and complete.

Addressing harm in the Shambhala Community

Featured Programs

Radical Responsibility for the Holidays

with Alan Anderson

November 30th—January 11th (2020)

Food, drink, ice, snow, family, gifts, disappointments, drunk uncle...What an amazing recipe for holiday chaos to do battle with sanity! What a perfect time to join our wonderful weekend discussions regarding the power and passion of taking Fleet Maull’s Continue »

Learn to Cultivate Peace Through Meditation

with Steven Shippee

December 14th

Our lives can be marked by a great deal of aggression--aggression towards perceived threats of every kind, and even at times toward ourselves. Meditation offers a way of relating to our world and to our personal experience with gentleness and generosity, Continue »

Winter Solstice Party

December 21st

You're invited to our Winter Solstice Party! Please join us on Saturday, December 21st at 5-8pm. This is an opportunity for us to gather together as a community, have social time and make origami. Hope to see you there! Continue »

Lojong: Training the Mind on the Path of Enlightenment

with Steven Shippee

January 22nd—February 19th (2020)

The teachings on Lojong ("mind training") are pith instructions that contain all the essential points of Buddhist practice -- from working with karma to experiencing emptiness, and from cultivating compassion to transforming all of our troubles into occas Continue »

Milwaukee Shambhala: 40 Years of Teaching and Practicing Meditation.

The Milwaukee Shambhala Center, founded in 1979, is part of an international community of meditation centers founded by the Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Learn about Shambhala.