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Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche is the head of the Shambhala lineage. An incarnation of Mipham the Great, he is the dharma heir and son of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Shambhala Mountain Center’s founder. Sakyong Mipham is the spiritual director of Shambhala, a global network of meditation and retreat centers, and the author of the national bestseller Turning the Mind into an Ally, as well as Ruling Your World ,  Running with the Mind of Meditation and The Shambhala Principle. His background embraces both Eastern and Western cultures. Born in Bodhgaya, India, the site of the Buddha’s enlightenment, he grew up in Boulder, Colorado, and received his spiritual training from his father and other distinguished lamas. In addition to Shambhala, the Sakyong also holds the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism. An avid poet, artist and athlete, he travels extensively teaching throughout the world.

Upcoming Programs by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

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Sacred World Assembly

Also Acharya Adam Lobel and Acharya Christie Cashman

July 4–26, 2016

  Having been introduced to one’s own basic goodness, the basic goodness of all beings and society itself, and having been introduced to the great mahayana path, the warrior is now invited into the full magic of the sacred world. This advanced program, Sacred World Assembly (formerly Vajrayana Seminary) is designed to deepen students’ practice […]

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

Sacred World Assembly

Also Acharya Adam Lobel and Acharya Christie Cashman

July 4–26, 2016

Please read these important details before registering: Participation: Participation in the entire Assembly is required Payment: A deposit of 50% of the total program cost is due upon registration. The full remaining balance is due on June 4, 2016, 30 days prior to your arrival date. Shambhala Benefits: Please note that the following are current […]

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Wisdom in Action $500 Level Scholarship Recipient Registration

Also Venerable Dr. Pannavati, Leslie Booker and Others

July 27–31, 2016

Given the speed and busyness of modern life it’s more important than ever to make time to connect with your body, mind, and environment. It’s in these moments of simple and direct connection that you can discover your deepest intentions to be of benefit to your friends, family, and society. Now imagine adding an assembly […]

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Wisdom in Action $200 Level Scholarship Recipient Registration

Also Venerable Dr. Pannavati, Leslie Booker and Others

July 27–31, 2016

Given the speed and busyness of modern life it’s more important than ever to make time to connect with your body, mind, and environment. It’s in these moments of simple and direct connection that you can discover your deepest intentions to be of benefit to your friends, family, and society. Now imagine adding an assembly […]

WIA Stupa

Wisdom in Action

Also Venerable Dr. Pannavati, Leslie Booker and Others

July 27–31, 2016

Given the speed and busyness of modern life it’s more important than ever to make time to connect with your body, mind, and environment. It’s in these moments of simple and direct connection that you can discover your deepest intentions to be of benefit to your friends, family, and society. Now imagine adding an assembly […]

WIA Stupa

Wisdom in Action

Also Venerable Dr. Pannavati, Leslie Booker and Others

July 27–31, 2016

Given the speed and busyness of modern life it’s more important than ever to make time to connect with your body, mind, and environment. It’s in these moments of simple and direct connection that you can discover your deepest intentions to be of benefit to your friends, family, and society. Now imagine adding an assembly […]

WIA Stupa

Wisdom in Action

Also Venerable Dr. Pannavati, Leslie Booker and Others

July 27–31, 2016

Given the speed and busyness of modern life it’s more important than ever to make time to connect with your body, mind, and environment. It’s in these moments of simple and direct connection that you can discover your deepest intentions to be of benefit to your friends, family, and society. Now imagine adding an assembly […]