Being mindful cuts speed. Being present cuts speed. Paying attention cuts speed
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

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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

  • The Earth is Heating Up The Earth is Heating UpWith global warming happening, and happening so fast, what’s a Shambhalian to Do? by Emily Takahashi I had a running start on most people on the news that Earth’s temperature was increasing, due to the burning of fossil fuels.  In the 1970’s, when I was still a teenager, my dad, Charles David Keeling, told me […] ...
  • Hope and the Spiral of Resentment Hope and the Spiral of ResentmentA heartfelt, awake, and compassionate response to the recent shootings in Dallas by Will Handy So we continue in the spiral of resentment and violence. It’s shocking to wake up to five dead police officers and, instead of an anonymous street scene from Some City, it’s an intersection I know well.  Then, a week later, […] ...
  • Joyful Means Joyful MeansA practitioner investigates how art can save us, and shares the experience of an integrative arts festival by Elizabeth Russell The intelligence that evolved us from star dust and interconnects us with all beings is sufficient for the healing of our Earth community, if we but align with that purpose. (Joanna Macy) If there is […] ...
  • Open Doors, Open Hearts Open Doors, Open HeartsOpen Doors/Open Hearts by Michelle Munro I’ve been sitting here looking at a blank document for some time…What to write? What would you who are reading this want to know about the Halifax Shambhala Centre? I could tell you that things are well. That we just participated in our first Doors Open Halifax event, where […] ...