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David Brown is the Executive Secretary to Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and directs the Office of the Kalapa Court. David studied thangka painting with Noedup Rongae and received a Masters degree in Buddhist and Western Psychology at Naropa University. He was a Kusung to the Sakyong and Druk Sakyong and lived at Karme Choling, where he met his wife, Dinah. In 1986 they moved to Halifax to serve within the Kalapa Court. They have one daughter, Berkeley Brown, a jeweler. David's Shambhala name is Nyima Sangpo.

Apr 13
Monday

Princess Lamp of Beauty Returns Home

Filed underSakyong and Family, Shambhala News Service

Jestun DzedronThe Sakyong Wangmo and Jetsun Dzedron returned to the Kalapa Court yesterday, radiating joy and good health.

Dzedron Okar Yangchen Ziji Mukpo was born at 4:49 am on April 10th at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax, weighing 7 lbs 15 ounces. The child will be known as Jetsun Dzedron — Princess Lamp of Beauty.

The Royal Family was greeted by family and friends, and a welcome home banner made by Jetsun Drukmo and Jetsun Yudra, both born at the same hospital in 2010 and 2013.

A registry may be found at this site where greetings may be sent to the family, and contributions offered to an education fund or for family travel around the birth.

Please include your full name and city so that the Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo know of every visitor to the registry site. They are so appreciative of kind thoughts for their family at this time.

You may also send cards to:

The Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo
Office of the Sakyong
Sovereign Place
5121 Sackville Street Suite 601
Halifax, N.S. B3J 1K1
Canada
or email Secretary Jeanne Cain at [email protected]

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Shambhala Royal Family Welcomes Their Third Child!
Shambhala Royal Family Welcomes Their Third Child!
46 responses - Posted 04.10.15
The Sakyong Wangmo of Shambhala gave birth to her third daughter at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax this morning at 4:49 a.m. local time. “With her usual dignity and strength, The Sakyong Wangmo, Khandro Tseyang gave birth to a beautiful and healthy baby girl. Mother, father, ...continue
Anticipating the Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo's Third Child
Anticipating the Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo’s Third Child
no responses - Posted 03.27.15
As the birth of the Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo’s third child approaches, many people have inquired how to contribute an offering or send best wishes. In response to these requests, we have set up a registry where greetings may be sent to the family, and contributions ...continue
Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo Bless Kalapa Centre Offices
Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo Bless Kalapa Centre Offices
7 responses - Posted 03.25.15
On 16 March, the Sakyong and Sakyong Wangmo conducted ceremonies to purify and bless the new Kalapa Centre offices in Halifax. In the Sakyong’s new office at Sovereign Place overlooking Halifax Harbour — surrounded by the staff of the Sakyong Potrang, Shambhala, the Kalapa Court, Centre ...continue
Director of Practice & Education; Retirement of Jill Scott
Director of Practice & Education; Retirement of Jill Scott
21 responses - Posted 02.06.15
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Charlie Goetzl as the Director of Practice and Education, effective Shambhala Day. Mr. Goetzl will head the Office of Practice and Education, whose focus is overseeing and supporting the consistent and skillful application of the policies and ...continue
Boulder Shambhala Center Director Announced
Boulder Shambhala Center Director Announced
1 response - Posted 12.24.14
On behalf of the Sakyong, Jamgön Mipham Rinpoche, the Office of the Kalapa Court is most pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Melanie Klein as Director of the Shambhala Center of Boulder, effective Shambhala Day, 19 February 2015. Ms. Klein has been a member of ...continue
Message from the Sakyong
Message from the Sakyong
3 responses - Posted 10.11.14
Dear Shambhala Community, I have been touched and encouraged by how our community has been coming together in support of Ashoka and have been inspired by the courage Ashoka, Lady Diana and the Lamen, Mitchell Levy have shown during this intense time. Ashoka has been in ...continue
Ashoka Mukpo Update
Ashoka Mukpo Update
14 responses - Posted 10.11.14
The Mukpo family is thrilled to share good news about Ashoka with our Shambhala community: Ashoka has been steadily improving over the past 48 hours. He has been symptom-free during that time and is steadily increasing his physical strength and spirits. His appetite has returned and ...continue
Important News about Ashoka Mukpo
Important News about Ashoka Mukpo
31 responses - Posted 10.02.14
As many of you know, Ashoka Mukpo has been engaged with human rights work in West Africa for the last several years. When the Ebola outbreak occurred he felt compelled to return to Liberia to help shed light on how the crisis was being handled socially ...continue
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche:  Live from Amsterdam
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche: Live from Amsterdam
no responses - Posted 09.25.14
From the Bright Now Festival in Amsterdam, the Sakyong will deliver a keynote address on “The Strength of Basic Goodness.” This program can be seen live on Shambhala Online on Friday, September 26, at 3pm Atlantic. The recording will be available through the weekend for replay. ...continue
Kanjuro Shibata XX Commemoration at SMC
Kanjuro Shibata XX Commemoration at SMC
no responses - Posted 09.23.14
The one year anniversary of the passing of Kanjuro Shibata XX, Sendai will be commemorated at Shambhala Mountain Center on the morning of October 27, 2014. All members of the Shambhala community are warmly invited to attend. A headstone and Sendai’s remains will be placed on ...continue
Acharya Appointments
Acharya Appointments
3 responses - Posted 09.03.14
The Office of the Kalapa Court is pleased to announce that yesterday the Sakyong, Jamgon Mipham Rinpoche, at Dechen Choling formally appointed Ms Sabine Rolf and Mr Samten Kobelt to the positions of acharya. Please welcome Ms Rolf, who received the acharya name Secret Mother of ...continue
Lady Konchok Health Update
Lady Konchok Health Update
1 response - Posted 05.29.14
Lady Konchok Palden, the mother of the Sakyong, will return to Marpa House May 30 to continue her physical therapy and recovery, following a stroke last week in Boulder. Lady Konchok has been working incredibly hard at the in-patient rehabilitation center and has regained the ...continue
Health of Lady Konchok
7 responses - Posted 05.21.14
Tuesday evening, Lady Konchok Palden, the mother of the Sakyong, suffered a stroke affecting the right side of her body. Lady Konchok is showing signs of improvement and is resting comfortably and taking liquids and some solid foods. On behalf of the Mukpo family, Acharya Mitchell ...continue
Shambhala Poetry Contest
Shambhala Poetry Contest
10 responses - Posted 02.03.14
The Office of the Kalapa Court and the Office of Culture and Decorum are pleased to announce the inaugural Shambhala Poetry Contest. Contest is Now Closed. Thank you for your Submissions. With the blessings of the Sakyong, in celebration of the approaching Year of the Wood Horse, the ...continue


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