Maitreya Relic Tour Coming to Boulder!

The Boulder Shambhala Center is proud to be hosting the Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour in June. The Tour was created by Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 2001 and has been circling the globe ever since. The tour hosts: “A precious collection of sacred relics of the Buddha and many other Buddhist masters…

Boulder Leadership Transition

Several Boulder members have asked me recently how the transition is going. (Melanie Klein took over from Ulrike Halpern as Director of the Shambhala Center on Shambhala Day, February 19th.)

Sea Surface Temperature Map/NASA

Climate Change and Society Today: Living in the Challenge

Everyone is invited to a special Earth Day event on Wednesday, April 22 at 6pm. Our evening includes a screening of the documentary “The Wisdom to Survive,” a panel presentation and discussion about this urgent issue. Learn more…

Rev. angel Kyodo Willams

A Dharma for Everybody – Reverend angel Kyodo williams at BSC

We were fortunate enough to recently host Reverend angel Kyodo williams, winner of the Sakyong’s first “Creating Enlightened Society Award,” here at the Center. For member Cynthia Drake’s perspective on the evening, read on…

A Special Invitation to the Boulder Shambhala Community

On Sunday, April 5 everyone is invited to a gallery talk with photographer Robert Del Tredici at Naropa University. He will be speaking about his photo exhibit, “Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche: A Celebration in Photographs of the Founding of Naropa,” in honor of the 28th anniversary of the Parinirvana of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Learn more inside this post.

Fay Octavia Elliott photo

The Passing of Fay Octavia Elliott

Everyone who was touched by the life of Fay Octavia Elliott is invited to her funeral ceremony on Thursday, March 26 at 5pm in the Main Shrine Room of the Boulder Shambhala Center. Additional details about the funeral service are inside this post.

2014 Financial Report to the Community now available

We’re pleased to report a solid finish to 2014. We accomplished all of our major financial goals.

Volunteers needed to make our Shambhala Day celebrations a smashing success

Calling all volunteers! We are looking for a team of people to help out with various aspects of Shambhala Day.

The Sakyong Discusses Family, Community in Address to Boulder Membership

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche offers encouragement, and a challenge to the Boulder Shambhala community at this important time of transition.

We did it! Our 2014 fundraising campaign raised $108,000!

Thank you for your enormous generosity! We couldn’t have done it without you.