Local Resources

Great Eastern Sun Store
Makes and sells good quality meditation cushions, oryoki sets, malas, and other supplies;  shipping from within Thailand.

Revolution Hostel
This hostel is just two blocks away the Shambhala center. We recommend it as a place to stay if you’re coming here for a program or retreat, if you don’t mind being in a shared room. They will also give a discount if you mention that you’re coming for a Shambhala program (coupon code: SMG BKK).

Retreats in Thailand
Here’s a good resource for other groups and meditation centers that are offering retreats throughout Thailand.

General Resources
The websites listed below highlight diverse aspects of the extended Shambhala global community.

Resources in support of addressing misconduct and harm in Shambhala

Shambhala’s central website. Provides an overview of the Shambhala global community

The Sakyong, Jamgön Mipham Rinpoche
The Sakyong’s official website

Sakyong Media
Official source of news about and teachings by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

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

Chronicles of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche
Explores and celebrates Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s life and work

Ocean of Dharma Quotes: The Everyday Wisdom of Chögyam Trungpa
Inspirational quotes from Chögyam Trungpa’s extensive body of teachings

Making the Invisible Visible
Homey and newsy blog hosted by Carolyn Mandelker, Executive Director of Shambhala

Pema Chödrön Foundation
Propagates and supports Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön’s work and vision

Shambhala Times Community News Magazine
News hub for the Shambhala global community

Shambhala News
Presents articles about manifesting kindness, generosity and courage in the world

Shambhala Network
Communications system for the Shambhala global community

Shambhala Database Member’s View
Shambhala Account login site where members can update their own profiles

Shambhala Online
Offers live, interactive talks and teachings with senior teachers from around the world

Shambhala Art
Promotes exploration and practice of the Shambhala Art teachings

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

Directory of Shambhala Centres and Groups
Location map and contact information organized by country

Rural Retreat Centres
Shambhala Mountain Center
Introductory and in-depth training centre and home to the Great Stupa of Dharmakaya | Red Feather Lakes, Colorado

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

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

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

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

Dorje Khyung Dzong
Solitary retreat centre | Gardner, Colorado

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

Publications, Practice Materials, and More
Shambhala Media
Communicates the vision, teachings, and culture of Shambhala and the Sakyong lineage through publications, recordings, and other media

Nālandā Translation Committee
Supplies practice texts and related publications

Shambhala Archives
Repository of materials by or relating to Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Shambhala Publications
Publishes “books for enlightened living”

Lion’s Roar
Today’s best-selling and most widely-read Buddhist magazine

Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly
In-depth, practice-oriented journal for everyone with a serious interest in Buddhism

Samadhi Cushions
Makes and sells quality meditation cushions and related supplies