Resources for Helping our Sangha to Understand Current Events in Shambhala

This is a painful and confusing time for everyone.  There are allegations of clergy sexual misconduct against Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. In an effort to fully share information regarding what is happening in our Shambhala community, we are offering the following listing of information and teachings.

Update from the Transition Task Force 11/2/18

Introduction Letter from the Shambhala Interim Board 10/31/18

From the Kalapa Council 10/15/18

Announcement of Shambhala Interim Board 10/11/18

Letter to the Shambhala Community from Ani Pema Chodron 9/22/18

Update from the Transition Task Force 9/21/18

Letter to Members from the Atlanta Governing Council 9/20/18

Finance Report Update to the Shambhala Community 9/20/18

Update and Process Team Information 9/13/18

Open Letter to the Shambhala Community from Shambhala’s lawfirm Ballard Spahr 9/12/18

Update from the Kalapa Council and Investigation Information 9/12/18

Listening Post Open Tomorrow 9/3/18

Update from the Transition Task Force 8/30/18

Shambhala Online Resources for the Shambhala Community

Response to Recent Allegations of Misconduct 8/23/18

Nomination Process for the Interim Board and Process Team 8/18/18

Update and Investigation Information 8/11/18

Community Update from Kalapa Council 8/3/18

Leadership Transition Announcement 7/30/18

Atlanta Community Statement 7/29/18

Atlanta Shambhala Community Meeting Notes and Recording 7/29/18

An Olive Branch: Introduction to the Shambhala Community 7/20/18

Message from the Shambhala Director of Finance 7/18/18

Atlanta Shambhala Community Meeting Notes and Recording 7/15/18

Community Update from Kalapa Media 7/13/2018

Letter from the Sakyong 7/10/2018

Letter from the Women Acharyas 7/8/2018

A Message from the Office of the Sakyong 7/6/2018

Letter from the Kalapa Council regarding leadership transition 7/6/2018

Letter from the Kalapa Council 6/29/2018

Letter from the Kalapa Council 6/27/2018

Letter from Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche to the Shambhala Community 6/25/2018

An Olive Branch Website

Project Sunshine First Report
Project Sunshine Second Report

Project Sunshine Additional Memorandum on Sexual Misconduct of the Sakyong 7/10/2018

Project Sunshine Third Report

Buddhist News Articles
Tricycle Article

Lion’s Roar Report alleges sexual misconduct by leader of Shambhala community

Helpful writings by Shambhala Teachers
Susan Piver On Shambhala
Nichtern Reflections on Shambhala

A video message from Llama Rod Owens to the Shambhala Community

A video message from Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo & Lama Tsultrim Allione

Teachings
Pema Chödrön No Right No Wrong

Meditation in the City with Shanti Small Holding Space, Healing Harm