Shambhala Resources

The websites listed below highlight diverse aspects of the extended Shambhala global community. The listings are organized under the following headings:

General Resources

ShambhalaShambhala Shambhala's central website. Gives a full overview of the global Shambhala community

Shambhala Times Community News Magazine Shambhala's news hub—a forum for news and views from all over the worldwide Shambhala community

Shambhala Network Communications system connecting the Shambhala community through email, groups and friends

Shambhala Worldwide Directory Shambhala Center and Group location map and contact information organized by region and country

Shambhala Programs Easy-to-use search feature for locating specific programs and retreats anywhere in Shambhala


Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche | Official Channel on YouTube Features a selection of videos, playlists, and links to related resources

The Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche | Official Channel on YouTube Features a selection of videos, playlists, and links to related resources

Shambhala Archives Repository of materials by or related to Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, and other lineage teachers

Chögyam Trungpa Legacy Project Preserves the teachings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and facilitates their practice, study, and application

The Chronicles of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche Explores and celebrates the life and work of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Education, Culture, and Social Action

Shambhala OnlineShambhala Online Offers live events, interactive courses, and a library of recordings from senior teachers in the Shambhala lineage

Shambhala People of Color Scholarship Fund Provides financial assistance to people of color to attend major Shambhala programs

Shambhala Art Promotes exploration and practice of the Shambhala Art teachings

Naropa University Buddhist-inspired, student-centered liberal arts university in Boulder, Colorado

Shambhala School Non-denominational day-school employing an integrated curriculum of academics and arts, from pre-primary to grade 12, in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Aging Hub Focal point for information, education and discussion about meeting the challenges of aging

Families Hub Develops, supports and enriches the path for families and children

Shambhala Sun Camp Outdoor, sleep-away summer camp for children ages 10–16

The Arrow Journal that explores the relationship between contemplative practice, politics, and activism

Residential and Retreat Centers

Shambhala Mountain CenterDrala Mountain Center Introductory and in-depth training center and home to the Great Stupa of Dharmakaya | Red Feather Lakes, Colorado

Karmê Chöling Introductory and in-depth training center | Barnet, Vermont

Dechen Chöling Introductory and in-depth training center | St Yrieix sous Aixe, France

Dorje Denma Ling Introductory and in-depth training centre | Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia

Kalapa Valley Shambhala pilgrimage site and sacred park | Ingonish, Nova Scotia

Gampo Abbey Western Buddhist monastery in the Shambhala tradition | Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia

Sky Lake Contemplative center for meditation, arts, and community | Rosendale, New York

Casa Werma Practice and retreat center | Pátzcuaro, México

Dorje Khyung Dzong Land with cabins for solitary retreats | Gardner, Colorado

Sopa Chöling Three-year retreat centre at Gampo Abbey | Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia

Publications, Practice Materials, and Related Supplies

Nālandā Translation Committee Supplies practice texts and related publications

Shambhala Publications Publisher of "books for enlightened living"

Foundations and Trusts

Konchok Foundation Helps meet the spiritual, cultural, educational and humanitarian needs of the Tibetan people in Surmang and elsewhere in eastern Tibet

The Pema Chödrön Foundation Works to share and otherwise support Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön's teachings and vision

Lion's Roar Foundation Presents Buddhist teachings, news, and more through Lion's Roar magazine (formerly Shambhala Sun), Buddhadharma magazine, and the foundation's website

The Shambhala Trust Identifies, mentors and funds innovative and strategic projects that advance the Shambhala vision of awakened society