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Troy Shambhala in March

Dear Troy Shambhala,

The Year of the Fire Bird is off to a tumultuous start. Disorder seems to be in the elements themselves. But clarity and strength remain ever-present, inviting us to take a seat. Sitting each Tuesday in March is from 6:30-7:30 PM, as usual. And do join us for the following extras after sitting:

March 7: Group dinner in downtown Troy
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March 14*Sitting cancelled due to severe winter weather. Stay safe.
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March 21: Replay of the Sakyong’s Shambhala Day address – We’ll end sitting a bit early to hear the Sakyong’s remarks on the new year. 
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March 28: Group Book Reading – When Things Fall Apart, by Pema Chödrön
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Also, look for this program coming up in Albany:
How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society (Weekend)
with Shastri Ellen Rook
Fri March 31st through April 2 – A great way to jump in.
http://albany.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=291077

See you!

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Troy Shambhala in August

Screen Shot 2016-07-31 at 3.53.45 PMDear Troy Shambhala,

We have recently expanded our lending library a bit, so join us to sit, and then bring home some dharma. Sitting each Tuesday in August is from 6:30-7:30 PM, as usual. And do join us for the following extras after sitting (register online is welcome):

Aug 2: Group dinner in downtown Troy (Mmmaybe pizza?)

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Aug 9: Snack Salon – Feel free to bring something to share! Food, Conversation, and Meditation is the Sakyong’s prescription. We can do all of that in one shot!

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Aug 16: Audio or Video teaching from the Shambhala Buddhist tradition

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Aug 23: Movie Night – Crazy Wisdom: The Life & Times of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

(Sitting will end early to accommodate the film’s run time.)

This is the first documentary film to explore the life and “crazy wisdom” of Chögyam Trungpa, who brought Tibetan Buddhism to the West.
http://troy.shambhala.org/calendar-details/?id=274087

Suggested donation: $5.00

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Aug 30: Group Book Reading – When Things Fall Apart, by Pema Chödrön

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Also:

Running (or Walking) with the Mind of Meditation

Monday, August 22, at 6:30PM:

For details and registration: http://troy.shambhala.org/calendar-details/?id=274086

Suggested donation: $5.00

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See you!

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Sakyong’s New Book “Shambhala Principle” – Will be Published in May

PrintThe Shambhala Principle will be published May 7th
“Creating Enlightened Society” events planned for Chicago, San Francisco, London and New York

The Shambhala Principle: Discovering Humanity’s Hidden Treasure, by Sakyong Mipham, will be published on May 7, 2013.

Linked to the publication of The Shambhala Principle, will be a four-city “Creating Enlightened Society” tour that the Sakyong will make to address public events in Chicago (April 26-28), San Francisco (May 10-12), London (September 12-15) and New York (most likely in November).

Screen Shot 2013-03-03 at 8.37.11 AMAll the public events are oriented towards the public understanding of basic goodness and enlightened society, and will feature additional well-known speakers at each event with experience in different walks of life.

From more detailed news, please read this article from: Shambhala Times

You can pre-order this book now: Shambhala Principle