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Come Home to Karmê Chöling!

Come Home to Karmê Chöling! – HIGHLIGHT

A conversation with Karmê Chöling Executive Director, Betsy Railla Written by Natasha West, Director of Communications, Shambhala Global Services Summer at Karmê Chöling Community has always been an important part of Shambhala culture. When the pandemic hit in 2020, leadership at Karmê Chöling in rural Vermont found a way to ... continue
Posted June 10, 2022 by Natasha West
Discover the Power of Meditation with Pema Chödrön

Discover the Power of Meditation with Pema Chödrön – HIGHLIGHT

We’re so excited to share that you still have time to register for Meditation: Way of the Buddha and join renowned meditation teacher Pema Chodron for a live session on January 23. And when you sign up now you’ll be able to enjoy full access to ... continue
Posted January 21, 2022 by Natasha West
What Did Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche Teach in 1974?

What Did Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche Teach in 1974? – HIGHLIGHT

What did Chogyam Trungpa teach in 1974? These talks are now available through the Meditation: The Way of the Buddha course! Please join us to explore Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s early teachings on the path of meditation as presented to an audience of new students at Naropa in 1974. ... continue
Posted December 29, 2021 by Natasha West
Happy Together

Happy Together – HIGHLIGHT

By Gaylon Ferguson Reposted with permission from Lion’s Roar Note: Gaylon Ferguson is presenting in the upcoming Shambhala Online course, Meditation: The Way of the Buddha. For more information, and to register online, click here. Photo by Karsten Wurth The times we live in keep asking us a simple question: ... continue
Posted December 14, 2021 by Natasha West
Meditation: The Way of the Buddha

Meditation: The Way of the Buddha – HIGHLIGHT

Shambhala Online presents a six-week online course based on archival videos by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Although decades old, these archival talks from the summer of 1974 retain their original potency and are a reminder of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s incomparable skill at communicating Buddhist teachings to a Western ... continue
Posted December 1, 2021 by Natasha West
Suddenly a Flame is Lit

Suddenly a Flame is Lit – HIGHLIGHT

Expressing the Nature of Awakening By Judith Simmer-Brown This article was originally published in Spiral Magazine, published by the Rubin Museum. Note: Judith Simmer-Brown is one of the course presenters for an upcoming Shambhala Online course, Meditation: The Way of the Buddha. To learn more about the course, visit the ... continue
Posted November 16, 2021 by Natasha West
5 Reasons to Meditate

5 Reasons to Meditate – HIGHLIGHT

5 Reasons to Meditate By Pema Chödron Note: Pema Chödron is one of the course presenters for an upcoming Shambhala Online course, Meditation: The Way of the Buddha. To learn more about the course, visit the course website. Ani Pema Chodron at the Naropa Graduation of the Daily ... continue
Posted November 12, 2021 by Natasha West
Shambhala Sunday Gatherings - October 2021

Shambhala Sunday Gatherings – October 2021 – HIGHLIGHT

Each Sunday, Shambhala offers “Sunday Gatherings”, a series of free weekly online gatherings for the worldwide Shambhala community where we can come together to connect with our hearts and with each other. Weekly gatherings will feature a guest presenter and include a meditation or contemplation practice, as ... continue
Posted October 8, 2021 by Natasha West
Authenticity in Intention and Action

Authenticity in Intention and Action – HIGHLIGHT

Social Presencing Theater: The Art of Making a True Move by Arawana Hayashi Reviewed by Elaine Yuen In these busy and distracted times, finding authenticity in intention and action can be challenging. It seems that every moment we are called to react to our world with likes, distrust, or ignorance. Arawana ... continue
Posted August 6, 2021 by Natasha West
Some Ways to Use Music In Your Meditation

Some Ways to Use Music In Your Meditation – HIGHLIGHT

By “Jackie Writing Jackie” Meditation practice and music are naturally intertwined. The natural rhythm and tones of music can help you to channel your mind, regulate your breathing patterns and move your consciousness inwards, away from worries and troubles. Studies have shown that music helps you to focus and concentrate on ... continue
Posted March 24, 2021 by archives-staff
How Can Art Enhance The Experience Of Meditation?

How Can Art Enhance The Experience Of Meditation? – HIGHLIGHT

Photo by Jelleke Vanooteghem on Unsplash By “Jackie Writing Jackie” Meditation and mindfulness are vital practices embraced by Buddhists, owing to their ability to keep the mind on the eightfold path, as well as the many benefits they bestow on human mental health. If, in the past, meditation ... continue
Posted December 21, 2020 by archives-staff
Covid–19 and the Color Red: On Contemplative  Mind

Covid–19 and the Color Red: On Contemplative Mind – HIGHLIGHT

by John McQuade During this period of the covid-19 event , with its emphasis on social isolation, I have engaged more than usual the contemplative practices of Nalanda Miksang contemplative photography. Through these practices, I realize that contemplative mind is completely free of covid-19 and more decisively ... continue
Posted November 26, 2020 by archives-staff
COVID-19 Resources on the Shambhala Times

COVID-19 Resources on the Shambhala Times – HIGHLIGHT

From the Editorial Team— Many resources have been shared by the Shambhala leadership and Community members to help us all through this moment of isolation and uncertainty. Your editorial team has gathered them together here so that this page can be a resource for everyone. We will ... continue
Posted April 2, 2020 by archives-staff
Staying Sane In Isolation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Staying Sane In Isolation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Photo by Natalia Figueredo on Unsplash By “Jackie Writing Jackie” The number of Covid-19 cases around the world has surpassed 872,000, leading governments to effect nationwide lockdowns to reduce the level of contagion. During this time, many people are surrounded by family. One of the hardest-hit groups, however, is ... continue
Posted April 2, 2020 by archives-staff
Meditation and Connection in a Time of Isolation

Meditation and Connection in a Time of Isolation – HIGHLIGHT

Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash by Gayle Van Gils I have been feeling more than a bit ungrounded and lonely…..  Being forced to stay home and away from other people seems so wrong.  Yet, here we are – in this together – feeling our way towards a ... continue
Posted March 28, 2020 by archives-staff


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