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Acadia80 wrote a review Aug 2016
Halifax, Canada1,561 contributions371 helpful votes
I recently attended the free meditation session held at the Shambhala Centre. It wasn't sure where to go when I arrived but a gentleman was very polite and pointed the way. I found it very relaxing and welcoming.
Date of experience: May 2016
Kris S wrote a review Jul 2013
Concord, New Hampshire30 contributions7 helpful votes
This is the global h.q. of one of the most important Buddhist organizations in the west. They offer meditation sittings as well as informal tours. Excellent stop! Highly recommend!
Date of experience: July 2013
SheJustWantstoTravel wrote a review Apr 2013
Halifax, Canada8 contributions9 helpful votes
The Halifax Shambhala Centre is the headquarters for the Shambhala centres throughout the world. The main shrine room is a beautiful example of traditional buddhist shrines mixed with a modern western aesthetic. Free meditation is held daily, but you can also pop in just to see the space. Located near Dalhousie University and close to downtown. The Shambhala Buddhist tradition was established in North America by well-known author, master & Tibetan exile Chogyam Trungpa in the 1970's, and is continued today by his son, Sakyong Mipham.…
Date of experience: February 2013