A Short Video History of the Boulder Shambhala Center [Sakyong, Karme Dzong. Trungpa]

Via Waylon Lewis
on Oct 5, 2008
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Shambhala Center II, 1345 Spruce Street - Boulder, CO by Lawrence J. KingShambhala Center, 1345 Spruce Street - Boulder, CO by Lawrence J. King

The Boulder Shambhala Center was one of the first, biggest urban Buddhist centers in the United States of America. This short video history features a bunch of young men and women I grew up with, and some of our parents:



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


5 Responses to “A Short Video History of the Boulder Shambhala Center [Sakyong, Karme Dzong. Trungpa]”

  1. […] ma discovered endless (free or nearly so) cultural amusements, hikes, sports, good times with sangha and friends to be […]

  2. […] of the Tibetan monastic meal liturgy and its use.  Although the book was written for the Shambhala community and their practice of Oryoki, the book could be used by any Buddhist wanting to make […]

  3. […] day), its Smart Grid, its natural businesses and renewable energy startups, its Buddhists (biggest American Buddhist community in the country for upwards of two decades), and its climbers, cyclists, running […]

  4. Joey Johannsen says:

    would love to see and hear the Boulder Shambhala Center videos. getting the message "This video contains an audio track that has not been authorized by WMG. The audio has been disabled." Any way this can be enabled?

  5. […] your mind is in particular tumult…you can learn how to do it from her books or at your local Shambhala Center, it’s easy to learn and actually very practical, powerful and easy to do. Video (or, click […]