Important and Exciting News

Dear Friends of the Halifax Shambhala Centre, I’m writing you today with some very exciting news for the Halifax Shambhala Centre and our larger mandala. The Sakyong was recently in residence in Halifax and is now ready to make a big announcement: He is establishing the Kalapa Centre in downtown Halifax, auspiciously in the building … Continue 

We Did It!

THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! We are very pleased to announce that we have raised all the funds needed for the kitchen renovation. Thank you to everyone who contributed! Stay tuned to hear about our next steps.

Kitchen Funding: Almost There!

      Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the kitchen renovations. We’re only $982 away from our goal. To support the kitchen click here.

Kitchen Renovation

We have now raised over $38,000 towards our goal of $39,090 for the renovations of the Halifax Shambhala Centre kitchen. This is due to the extraordinary generosity of Landy and Laurie Mallery, who have offered a matching gift of $18,500 to the project, and to the participants of the Sakyong’s Shambhala Sadhana program as well as … Continue 

Snow Lion Sale Saturday!

Sat November 29th: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Come by and find a treasure! Lots of new and used items for sale including: A sealed Avalokiteshvara Thangka, a brocaded Ngoedup Rongae line drawing print of Dorje Trollo, signed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, lots of other art items, jewellery, solid wood coffee table, mini fridge, lot of new and … Continue 

This Kitchen is Cooking

 You are invited to an Community Kitchen Meeting! Tuesday, Nov. 4, 7 PM in the Main Shrine Room This we know: we have expanded in many ways – programs, community events, feasts, Taste of Shambhala open houses, and each event needing the kitchen has us running into each other, all over, emptying the dishwasher through a crowd trying to get … Continue 

A Day at the Halifax Shambhala Centre

We wanted to share this video snapshot of a summer day at the Halifax Shambhala Centre at Harvest of Peace, but due to the power outage, we were not able to show it.  We hope you enjoy! ~HSC staff   Check out other videos from Harvest of Peace here.

All the Videos you Missed at HOP, and our Fundraising Results

We had a very successful Harvest of Peace today. We gathered outside and shared a delicious spread of potluck foods. After lunch, just as we were about to begin the video presentations, the power on the block went off and we had to begin improvising. We were introduced to the Rites of Warriorship Graduates and … Continue 

A Harvest of Peace Teaching: Generosity Beyond Doubt

On Saturday afternoon, the Halifax Shambhala Community will gather for our annual Harvest of Peace celebration, a time when we get together to enjoy each others company, our Shambhala teachings and culture, and often, to make a donation to support our local center and global Shambhala community. (LEARN MORE about Harvest of Peace here.) Being asked … Continue