It is the Shambhala view …

That every human being has a fundamental nature of goodness, warmth and intelligence. This nature can be cultivated through meditation, following ancient principles and it can be further developed in daily life, so that it radiates to family, friends, community and society.

The Sydney Shambhala group offers guided meditation instruction and teachings to the public at our Newtown venue every Tuesday night, except for the first Tuesday of the month. Several times a year local or international senior teacher come and teach a Shambhala Training Level which is part of the Way of Shambhala curriculum. Shambhala Training is a sequence of contemplative weekend workshops, suitable for anyone looking to explore the transformative benefits of meditation.


New to Shambhala?

Shambhala is an international community of urban meditation and rural retreat centers founded by the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Learn about our vision, lineage & community. More →

Open House

Open to public. All welcome.

The practice evenings will be on every Tuesday night except for the first Tuesday of the month from 6.30pm – 8.15pm.  More →

Recent News

  • 2018 Festive dinner and open house

    The end of the year is a time to celebrate your achievements, friendships and basically kick up your heels and have fun. So please join us at Sydney Shambhala’s combined 2018 festive dinner and open house on Tuesday December 11 at 6.30pm for 6.45pm start. The venue will be IWCS, 35 Dickson St, Newtown. Bring a … Continue