Welcome to the Boulder Shambhala Center!

  • The Boulder Shambhala Center is currently closed to the public. See below for our Online Programs!

  • Staff is monitoring and responding to all emails and calls. We will be in touch with you!

  • We appreciate your support & generosity during this time. If you would like to continue to support us, please consider making a donation.



Featured Programs

BSC Pandemic Support Group

April 1st—July 29th

A space to share our present experience and emotions, be in community, and be seen and heard during this time. Continue »

Pandemic Group Practice & Mantra Accumulations

May 28th—August 27th

Open to all. Please join us for practice and mantra accumulation for working with the pandemic. Continue »

Aspirations for the Great Seal (mahāmudrā) that is the Definitive Meaning

with Jules Levinson

June 25th—August 13th

Come along for the journey these stanzas from Karmapa Rangjung Dorjé’s Aspirations for the Great Seal that is the Definitive Meaning describe, a deep education in view, meditation, conduct, and fruition. Open to tantrikas! Continue »

The Black Experience?—A Film Series presented by The Lu Collective

July 3rd—July 31st

For the month July, The Lu Collective presents a film series that explores various aspects of the black experience.  Films will question stereotypes, unearth social location, examine gentrification, and unveil the black queer experience. Continue »

Sacred Path VI & VII: Outrageous & Inscrutable

with Shastri Will Ryken

July 10th—July 12th

No longer afraid of making mistakes, the unconventional and visionary perspective of the outrageous warrior combines with the skill of spontaneous inscrutability to benefit others on a larger scale. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Immersion

July 11th—February 16th (2021)

Knowing we need to go deeper to understand this timeless wisdom, we are creating a study, practice, and playing environment to help ourselves and each other to deepen in the profound Scorpion Seal Dharma. Continue »

Weekly Online Offerings

These programs are Free and Open to All! Donations are welcome & appreciated.


Pandemic Support Group

Monday & Wednesday, 12-1PM MDT

Facilitated listening circles during this time of pandemic

Zoom link to join


Evening Dharma Talk & Meditation

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 6-7PM MDT

With senior teachers and weekly themes

Zoom link to join


Young Meditators Night

Every Monday, 7PM MDT

For Students, Young Professionals, Parents, & others! Ages 20s-30s

Zoom link to join


Heart of Recovery 

Every Tuesday, 5:30PM MDT

Addiction recovery support

Zoom link to join Contact Kara K for password


BIPOC Meditation Collective

2nd & 4th Wednesday, 7PM MDT

Contact Laurie Amodeo for password


Drop-in Meditation

Every Thursday, 5PM MDT

with Guided Instruction

Zoom link to join


Pandemic Group Practice & Mantra Accumulations

Every Thursday, 5:30 PM MDT

Zoom link to join


Social Meditation 

Every Thursday, 7-8:30PM MDT

with Denver Shambhala Center

Zoom link to join Password: 920030


Sunday Community Practice

Sunday, 10-11AM MDT

Zoom link to join


Maitri Bhavana: Joining Illness & Compassion

Second Sunday, 11-11:30AM MDT

Add names to the practice list here

Zoom link to join

About Boulder Shambhala Center

The Boulder Shambhala Center is a cultural institution dedicated to humanity’s expansive embodiment of bravery, compassion, and profound confidence in basic goodness. BSC was established in 1973 by Tibetan Buddhist master Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. It now operates within an international organization of city and retreat centers.