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The Shambhala Network is a new website that connects the Shambhala community through email, groups and friends.

1 Login The first step is to login. Login with your Shambhala Account at right.
2 Take a Tour Each section of the site has a tour. Click the 'Home Page Tour' at top right to get started. (Hint: login first)
3 Participate Update your profile, connect with friends, browse groups, maybe join a conversation.
Ask not what the Shambhala Network can do for you -- ask what you can do for the Shambhala Network. John David Smith, Portland

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Shambhala Times Feature Stories

  • Machen: A Look into the Kalapa Court Machen: A Look into the Kalapa CourtCOLUMN: Dispatches from the Kalapa Court Kitchen article by Anthony Miller The birds are chirping, dew is glistening, and the sun is rising in the East. The Machen, or Kalapa Court cook is putting on her Chef’s coat. The Kusung silently delivers a cup of Tibetan style tea to the Sakyong. The Sakyong Wangmo is […] ...
  • Remembering Sensei Seiko Nakashima Remembering Sensei Seiko NakashimaWarrior Tribute written by Ira Abrams Ikebana and tea-ceremony master Dr. Seiko Nakashima, whom I (and hundreds of others) called “Sensei,” passed away on July 8 at the age of 87. A number of Shambhalians in Chicago (and some elsewhere) were among the many students of Sensei Nakashima. Sensei Nakashima was born Seiko Kanbayashi in […] ...
  • Helping the Corrections Officers too Helping the Corrections Officers tooExploring the Shambhala Prison Program Portland, Oregon article by John David Smith On a recent drive back to Portland from Eugene, where we were teaching a Shambhala class on the basic goodness of society subtitled How Can I Help?, Doug McCanne and I discussed a project he’s been involved with for the past two years […] ...
  • A Hurricane Wedding A Hurricane WeddingShambhala Times is delighted to announce the marriage of Julia Sable and Richard Pannell of Halifax! Julia Sable and Richard Pannell are delighted to announce their marriage, which took place on July 5, 2014 in Lahave, Nova Scotia. Blessed by the love of friends and family and the howling of hurricane force winds, they had […] ...