Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.

Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.

 

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Shambhala Online

  • Social Entrepreneurs: Get Paid to Change the World - February 2018
    Starts 22 Feb 2018
    This course will give participants the opportunity to explore t
  • Basic Goodness 1: Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human - Mar
    Starts 15 Mar 2018
    A journey of contemplative inquiry focused on the timeless ques
  • Contentment in Everyday Life - March 2018
    Starts 15 Mar 2018
    Contentment can be hard to find With meditation and contemplat
  • Mindful Eating: Joining Heaven and Earth at the Meal Table - March
    Starts 15 Mar 2018
    If you think of mindful eating as chewing on a single raisin fo
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    Shambhala Land Centres

    Cape Breton;
    Kalapa Valley
    Valley of kindness

    Gampo Abbey
    Home of Shambhala Monasticism

    Mainland;
    Dorje Denma Ling

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    Regional Programs

    Programs for Atlantic Canada Region

    St. Margaret s Bay Shambhala Centre

    with Shastri Alice Haspray, Richard Haspray, Theresa Milligan

    (2020)

    Recent News

    • Children’s Day at Cabot Shores

      Shambhala Children’s Day and Winter Solstice Celebration at Cabot Shores On December 21, 2017, a group of nine children and 15 adults gathered at Cabot Shores to celebrate Shambhala Children’s Day. Children’s Day and Winter Solstice are both celebrated on December 21st. Because this marks the time of year when daylight has waned and the … Continue 

    • Dragon and Dignity in your life

      Dragon A Shambhala dragon is not the same as the dragon of British storytelling. This is not a giant enemy lizard that needs to be vanquished. The Dragon dignity is the dragon of the Orient, the east.