Northern California Shambhala Financial Update

Northern California Shambhala Financial Update August 22, 2018 Dear Northern California Shambhala Community, The leadership of Northern California Shambhala (including the Regional Board, Center Directors and Board Advisors from various centers) has asked us to report to you on the financial health and status of Northern California Shambhala (NCS). This report is a step toward … Continue 

A Letter from Kwong-roshi to the Northern California Shambhala Community

Click on the image to view and download a PDF. Dear Shambhala Sangha, We want to extend ourselves in a moment of deep sadness and loneliness for the Shambhala community. During this very difficult process, we welcome all of you to take refuge at Sonoma Mountain Zen Center as a place for inner reflection and … Continue 

A Letter from the Northern California Leadership Addressing our Community

Dear Northern California Shambhala Members, Friends, and Guests, As members and advisors of our regional Shambhala governing body, we are concerned and saddened by the recent accounts of sexual misconduct, including those regarding Shambhala’s lineage holder, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. . Our hearts go out to those who have experienced harm in Shambhala, as well as … Continue