Lost

By Alvin Valles After a while some will become lawyers and dentists, carpenters and carpenters’ wives, a few will slip into the role of plumbers and policemen. And during the … Continue 

A Day At The Creativity Lab

What is the Creativity Lab? Storyteller, practitioner, and writer Angela Lloyd gives an account of a recent Creativity Lab that took place on the westside. Those of us who have … Continue 

Animal Rescue-Charnal Ground Practice

Ordinarily when we witness suffering, we turn away. Alex Milsom shows how working in animal rescue deepens her practice. This is a first in a series of blogs exploring practitioners … Continue 

Movies, Anyone?

This Saturday is the first meeting of the Shambhala Film Society, a community of filmmakers interested in discussing how the Shambhala principles of basic goodness and enlightened society and the … Continue 

Sit Still & Let Nature Play: An Interview With Acharya Allyn Lyon

Shambhala member Brianna Socha interviewed Acharya Allyn Lyon for the Shambhala Mountain Center’s blog. Acharya Lyon is Los Angeles’ beloved resident  acharya. I first met Acharya Allyn Lyon last fall … Continue