Celebrating Candlin Dobbs

As our sangha member Candlin Dobbs steps down from her role with the Shambhala Database (SDB), John David Smith offers a celebration of her many contributions in an article in Shambhala Times. Today many of us take the SDB for granted, assuming that the Shambhala community has always had a centralized online list of centers, … Continue 

    Harvest of Peace 2015

    A Letter from the Center’s Director

    Dear Sangha, A special thank you to all who helped make Harvest of Peace such a wonderful success. It was a beautiful day filled with practice, great conversation and delicious food. The KarmĂȘ Chöling staff hosted a delightful event for which we are most grateful. We had a very successful fundraiser to support the Center … Continue 

      St. Johnsbury winter warriors huddled in the snow

      Looking at the Mind of Winter

      As the weather forecast for northeastern Vermont predicted temperatures near zero degrees, I continued to prepare for our two-day program at the St. Johnsbury Shambhala Center titled Extending Our Senses into the Winter: Rendezvous with the Unseen. Our leader, Bob Taylor, had given us a thorough list of supplies and clothing needs for this winter … Continue 

        Contentment in Everyday Life

        The Shambhala Meditation Center of St. Johnsbury is pleased to offer the second course in the the Way of Shambhala series: Contentment in Everyday Life Taught by Jane Arthur and Madge Rossinoff Thursday evenings – June 5, 12, 19, 26, and July 3, 2014 from 6:00 – 8:00 Contentment can be hard to find. Much … Continue