On December 20, 2022 there was a wonderful Children's Day celebration at the Halifax Shambhala Centre. Here are photos from Liza Matthews.
Exploring the Myths and Harms of Race
Video produced by Robert Zimmerman with the assistance of Marvin Moore Mahasangha Shrine Room Complete! KCCL now has a Mahasangha Shrine Room complete with pre/post meditation room, kitchenette, coatroom, restrooms, and a separate...
We are very sad to announce that Cathy Pressman died Thursday, August 11. Cathy was a very longtime student of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and a very dedicated member of the Buddhist...
Thomas Dale Crow, a longtime sangha member of Halifax, died peacefully July 22 with his wife June at his side, at Parkland at the Gardens where he had been residing in...
Our dear friend, Deborah Garrett, died on July 1 following a two year dance with brain cancer
Our dear warrior sister died on July 1st in the midst of a delightful lunch date, while enjoying a lovely day
Rabjam’s Notions of Mandalas (Oxford 2015)
Venerating the past in itself will not solve the world's problems. We need to find the link between our traditions and our present experience of life.
Karme Choling’s 50th Anniversary Week
Online Talk: June 12, 2021
A story from HH the 16th Karmapa's Visit to America
Meditation available for all new and seasoned meditators of all Buddhist traditions in Westchester County, NY.
The Profound Treasury Retreat is a 9-day Buddhist meditation and study retreat based on the Buddhist teachings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche
A partial timeline of his accomplishments and continuing activities
Translated by the Dharmachakra Translation Committee under the patronage and supervision of 84000: Translating the Words of the Buddha
Facing Death, Working with Dying, A Fresh Look at Relationships, and Milarepa’s Journey
After almost seventeen years of Chronicling, a lot has happened: an oral history collection has been gathered, the two websites (Chronicles and Ocean) have been developed, and Ocean has grown into...
Joudi Adolphe Westman -August 8, 2003 Steve and Jeanne Baker September 3 & 10, 2004 Hazel Bercholz -June 7, 2004 David Bolduc -September 4, 2004 Jane Condon - March 11, 2002 Gabriel Bershen - March 2002 Jeremy Blackburn - August...
Old Dog Photos by Vicki Genson
Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast & Celebration All are welcome Ocean Shrine Room 7:30 pm Eastern
Including Ngondro Retreat
VCTR poem for Dan Meade
by Cecelia Driscoll The Halifax Shambhala Centre Walking toward the Shambhala Centre on Sunday with my daughter Amanda (visiting from Hamilton), we blended in with the flow of new and familiar community members...
by Denault Blouin Many, if not most of us, have now gotten used to watching big events on little screens. Chögyam Trungpa's life deserves every inch of the big screen treatment it...
Part One https://youtu.be/Cun4xkvoSlo Part Two https://youtu.be/_vjfWT4QdRE Part Three https://youtu.be/3D30-ckIohI For more information on Traleg Rinpoche, please visit tralegrinpoche.typepad.com
https://vimeo.com/23773324 See Kunga Dawa speak more about Rinpoche here.
Not long ago I heard someone say that people who disagreed with decisions made by the Sakyong or Shambhala International were people who didn’t practice and therefore, we shouldn’t pay attention to them.
In the mouth of a crocodile
In this brief passage from Dragon Thunder, Lady Diana describes a period of time in the early 1980s when court life was more accommodating to the needs of the growing Mukpo...
The Rigden Abhisheka took place in Halifax during the first week of March 2006. The Abhisheka requires a host of ritual objects and implements, all of which were found or assembled with...
The Current Situation (TCS), as it was known, grew into a bitter dispute that seemed unresolvable, and over the course of the next three years, generated a flurry of letters and official statements, several of which are presented on this page.