Cynthia MacKay

Cynthia MacKay has been a student of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche for over 25 years. She is the Deputy Minister of the Pillar of Government of Shambhala, guiding and supporting Shambhala Leaders in the Americas. Cynthia has traveled extensively around our globe with a backpack and her running shoes, gathering teachings and running marathons. She is a teacher in Shambhala as well as a Motorcycle Safety Instructor for the California Motorcycle Safety Program.

Upcoming Programs by Cynthia MacKay

Monarch Retreat

May 5–13, 2018

This retreat provides a concentrated period of time for senior leaders of Shambhala to connect with the mind of the Sakyong, deepening their understanding and confidence with other senior leaders.  In particular, we will focus on the teachings the Sakyong gave in Chicago during a talk on “Unconditional Leadership.” Together we will deeply contemplate and discuss […]