Member Resources

As a member of the Boulder Shambhala Center, you have access to a wide variety of resources that will support you in both your individual practice path and involvement in the local and global Shambhala community.

Connection with our community by becoming a member helps support your practice and strengthen your participation in Shambhala in many ways:

  • Membership Directory – Inclusion in and access to an on-line directory of members from the Boulder, Denver, and Ft. Collins centers, and the Longmont group.
  • New Members – Receive a Shambhala Membership Pin and a copy of “An Introduction to Shambhala Culture” as well as an invitation to a New Member Orientation.
  • Communications – Regular updates about programs and special events happening at the Boulder Shambhala Center.
  • Library – Check out privileges to our extensive dharma book collection.
  • Center Governance – Eligibility to participate in the Boulder Shambhala Council and other leadership committees as well as encouragement to start practice groups.
  • Ceremonies – Access to the center for wedding and sukhavati ceremonies. (We ask for a donation, but do not charge additional fees to members.)
  • Shambhala International – Access to Shambhala International member resources, including the Shambhala Network and “Active” status which enables you to participate in advanced programs that your practice qualifies you for.
  • Merit – The joy and merit of helping the tradition of meditation to flourish and benefit others.
  • Meditation Instruction – Ongoing, personal instruction with a qualified and experienced meditation instructor.

 

If you have questions about membership, please contact Noel Smith at community@boulder.shambhala.org or 303-444-0190, ext. 106.