Welcome To Shambhala South Africa 



Learn to Meditate

Thursdays, 6 – 8 pm at Erin Hall, Rondebosch. All welcome! More info.



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  • Announcement

    We would like to keep you informed of changes happening in our Shambhala South Africa council. The council and its role in the South African sangha is in transition. As they exit their role as council members, we would like to thank Shastri Woodhull and Johann Verster for their many years of dedication in supporting … Continue 

  • Karmê Chöling

    Enlightened Society Assembly at Karmê Chöling

    Earlier this year, from 16th – 31st August, I was very fortunate to attend the Enlightened Society Assembly programme held at Karmê Chöling, the Shambhala Meditation Centre in Vermont, USA. The Enlightened Society Assembly emphasizes the intrinsic goodness of all beings and society; practices that rouse bodhicitta and compassionate openness; and confident activity that engages … Continue 

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    Being a Shambhalian

    A vulnerable open-eyed-hearted warrior with a sense of humour and expansive breathing skills. What do I mean by this? The first time I arrived at Erin Hall for a Shambhala meditation, I felt immense safety, which is what I was needing in order for me to start healing my wounds. The colour felt yellow and … Continue