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Ethan Nichtern, Shanté Smalls, David Perrin: The State of Shambhala – Podcast 217

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In the wake of recent sexual abuse allegations within the Shambhala community, Joy Gutierrez moderates a discussion about the state of Shambhala with Ethan Nichtern, David Perrin, and Dr. Shanté Paradigm Smalls. 

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Vegan Aharonian: Basic Goodness – Podcast 208

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We practice meditation in order to – in some way – become a better person. Vegan Aharonian discusses this ultimate potential within is all, known in the Shambhala tradition as “Basic Goodness”.

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Vegan Aharonian: The Shambhala Path – Podcast 179

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What is Shambhala? Senior Shambhala teacher Vegan Aharonian offers an overview, placing the Shambhala teachings within the context of Buddhism overall while describing this unique path of meditation.

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John Sennhauser: What Is Shambhala? – Podcast 158

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John Sennhauser offers an overview of the origins of Shambhala Buddhism, its founder, Chögyam Trungpa, Rinpoche, and what distinguishes this tradition from other meditation and Buddhist traditions.

The 2017 Sacred Path Program Schedule

The Shambhala Meditation Center of New York is pleased to present the 2017 calendar for the Sacred Path programs! Register now at the early bird discount.

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Developing a Mind of Kindness – Podcast Episode No. 74

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It is missing the point if we adopt the outer appearance of being polite and kind but still maintain our inner irritability… In this podcast senior Shambhala teacher Acharya Eric Spiegel discusses the six paramitas: Generosity, Discipline, Exertion, Patience, Meditation and Wisdom; the six elements the Buddha taught as the basis of compassionate activity. Meditation … Continue 

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Determining Who You Want To Be When You Grow Up – Podcast Episode No. 28

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How can we bring our core intention – the idea of who we want to be – into the work that we want to do when we “grow up”? Meditation In The City is the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York’s very own podcast! Subscribe to us on iTunes here. Or listen to us on Stitcher. Spread the word. … Continue 

Rising to the Challenge with Sakyong Mipham

The crowd of 800 packing the auditorium of the New York Society for Ethical Culture on Friday night to hear Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche speak was itself a microcosm of society. There were those whose involvement with Shambhala go as far back as the 70s when they studied directly with the Sakyong’s father, Shambhala founder Chogyam … Continue 

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The Joy of Exertion – Podcast Episode No. 24

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In this episode of the Meditation In The City podcast, senior teacher Acharya Eve Rosenthal discusses cultivating the qualities we’d like to have in our lives on the meditation cushion during a talk recorded live at our Weekly Tuesday Night Dharma Gathering. Meditation In The City is the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York’s very own podcast. Subscribe … Continue 

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Experiencing Heartbreak – Podcast Episode No 21

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If the things that come with heartbreak are that your world view is destroyed, your ideas about the future are decimated and your concept of who you are has dissolved, from a certain standpoint, this can be considered very fortunate… In this podcast episode, best selling author and Shambhala teacher Susan Piver eloquently discusses the … Continue