International Websites

International Info & Resources
Link Description General information on history, teachings, finding a program, city centers, groups and land-based practice centers. The Shambhala Times is a community forum for news and views from all over the Shambhala mandala, with a focus on creating enlightened society, links to Sakyong’s teachings, and more … The Shambhala Network is a new website that connects the Shambhala community through email, groups and friends. Shambhala Online offers live events, interactive programs, online courses and an extensive media library of recordings from senior teachers in the Shambhala lineage. Their mission is to support Shambhala teaching and learning across the boundaries of time and geography through technology. Also known as Shambhala Publications, this is an online store where you can order books, eBooks, audiobooks, videos, DVD’s and online courses. In addition, you can purchase gift cards for friends & family and send them via email. The mission of Shambhala Media is to communicate the vision, teachings, and culture of Shambhala and the Sakyong lineage through publications, recordings, and other media.

Here you will find books, sound recordings, films, banners, pins, and other items that you can purchase to support you in your practice and help create a global Shambhala society.

Shambhala Media also includes the Shambhala Archives. Sacred texts, restricted practice texts and manuals, chant books, new translations of Tibetan texts, etc. Shambhala Chile is a good Latin American resource based in Santiago, Chile. The Shambhala Meditation Center of Chicago is part of an international community of more than 200 centers. The center offers programs and classes in mindfulness meditation and the contemplative arts, free individual meditation instruction, and a vibrant, diverse community of members and friends who study and practice together. Nestled in the beautiful green mountains of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, Karmê Chöling offers contemplative programs to inspire wisdom and compassion in our everyday lives. As part of the global community of Shambhala they are dedicated to awakening our human hearts with kindness, bravery, and genuine dialogue. Nestled high in the Colorado Rockies in a serene 600-acre valley surrounded by rocky peaks and pine and aspen forests, Shambhala Mountain Center provides a safe and supportive container for the teaching of paths of personal health, deepened awareness and transformation. Dorje Denma Ling is Canada’s only Shambhala International residential program centre. It was founded in 1992 under the auspices of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and his son and heir, the Sakyong, Mipham Rinpoche. Casa Werma is a practice and retreat center in Pátzcuaro, México. It is an unforgettable place for Shambhala programs, for personal retreat, for contemplation, for art, and for discovery. Dechen Chöling is a meditation centre nestled in a beautiful and peaceful landscape in central France, where people from around the world come to learn to open up to the richness of their personal potential through the practice of meditation and other contemplative disciplines.