Spreading Enlightened Society

A previous work outlined the rights of a person In a universal enlightened society The purpose to compare this version Of society, rights; required as necessity With the view they are privileges that can be Suspended as needed, possibly on a whim. This work is a misnamed as we will see Enlightened society’s sails must … Continue 

Weekthun Announcement

September 12, 2013 TEXAS/LA REGIONAL WEEKTHUN Please join us during the week of November 3rd thru the 10th at the Margaret Austin Center in Chappell Hill, Texas, for the South Central Region of Shambhala Annual Weekthun. We are delighted to once again have Acharya Moh Hardin, author of Little Book of Love, and Sangyum Cynde … Continue 

Sunday potluck and building update

The community is invited this Sunday from 12:30-1:30pm for a potluck lunch with the teacher of this weekend’s program, Loden Nyima of the Shambhala Monastic Order. Even if you’re not able to do the weekend program, bring a small dish and join us! The chair of the building search committee, Pat Scott, will also be … Continue 

Gampo Abbey Monk Loden Nyima is coming to San Antonio

San Antonio’s very own Gampo Abbey monk, Loden Nyima, will be taking a brief leave from the Canadian monastery to come visit family and teach in San Antonio the weekend of September 14-15. This is such a wonderful opportunity that very few meditation centers ever have. Nyima lives his whole life, every day, steeped in … Continue 

It’s time: Shambhala is getting a permanent home in San Antonio

Dear Shambhala Community, It’s time, and we need your help! Since Shambhala San Antonio’s humble beginnings in a private home in 1984, we have never had a permanent place to call home. As we approach our 30th year in San Antonio, I think it’s finally time that changed. For the past several years there have been … Continue 

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