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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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  • Dharma Gathering: On Silence: Skillful Means for Modern Times
    Starts 27 Feb 2019
    Join us for the live Weekly Dharma Gathering These events off...
  • Basic Goodness 3: What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality - Feb
    Starts 28 Feb 2019
    Emphasizing core Buddhist teachings and the natural world thi...
  • Fearlessness in Everyday Life - February 2019
    Starts 28 Feb 2019
    Learning to work with our anxiety we are not blocked by fear...
  • The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - February 2019
    Starts 28 Feb 2019
    Learn how to use deep listening and mindful speech to strengthe...
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    Shambhala Land Centres

    Cape Breton;
    Kalapa Valley
    Valley of kindness

    Gampo Abbey
    Home of Shambhala Monasticism

    Mainland;
    Dorje Denma Ling

    Regional Programs

    Programs for Atlantic Canada Region

    St. Margaret s Bay Shambhala Centre

    with Shastri Alice Haspray, Richard Haspray, Theresa Milligan

    (2020)

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      Harvesting Peace in Cape Breton

      Heads up everyone Cabot Shores and Paul and Barbara and Acharaya Moh Hardin will be hosting our annual community ‘harvest of peace’ on September 23. It’s funny how we think we have ‘always’ had a fall Nyida day celebration and that it ‘always’ has had food and children events and ‘always’ some group practice! well…  … Continue 

    • Midsummers in the Margaree’s

      Midsummer’s Day, Sunday June 24 At Shambhala we have a long tradition of celebrating the changing of the seasons. Summer brings openness, warmth, and often a sense of relaxation and enjoyment of the simple things in life. Please join us on Sunday, June 24th for a float down the river celebration where we can relax together and … Continue 

    • Vaishaka Day

      “Just as when the Buddha was born the devas bathed him, just so with pure divine water we are bathed.” That is the verse we recite when we take turns symbolically washing an image of the Buddha.   This is to celebrate the Buddhas birth – which is also celebrating our own birth as all beings … Continue