The Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center offers a variety of community activities that include food, mindful conversation, and meditation.

We offer mindfulness meditation instruction before all public practice sessions on Thursday and Sunday; tea, Buddhist dharma readings and discussions every Thursday evening; the Way of Shambhala weekend training programs, and special events and classes.

The Center space is available for rentals.


The Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center is located at 60 N. Merrimon Ave, Suite #113.  Note: The Center is on North Merrimon Ave., just down from the “Woodfin Y.”  60 is the building number; Suite 113 is on street level. Building 60 is at the northern end of the Shops at Reynolds Village across from the MaryFrank Salon and 9 Round Fitness.

Stop by for conversation and community at an ongoing offering like mindfulness meditation practice, open house, or a class.

To find out more, look around on this website or call 828.200.5120

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Ongoing Offerings in Asheville

Our weekly offerings do not require prior experience and Everyone is welcome

Sunday morning mindfulness awareness meditation from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

Thursday evening mindfulness awareness meditation from 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
From 7:45 to 8:45 pm. enjoy tea, conversation, a dharma reading/talk and dialogue

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