Centre Resources

The Halifax Shambhala Centre provides access to a range of resources, complementing its offerings of programs, events, and public meditations.  Please enjoy a sample of these resources, listed below!


Social Media Sites

Enjoy viewing and learning more about events and activities on our social media sites at:

Newsletter & Blog

  • Newsletter link – our current and recent newsletters, describing programs, retreats, and community activities.
  • News & Blog link  – a selection of centre related news, teachings, and other content.

Community Links

These links provide information on ways to participate in the local Shambhala community

Halifax Centre Calendar link

Halifax Shambhala Centre web site – monthly calendar

For convenience, to add a link to our calendar information to your personal online calendar, use the following steps:

  • Go to your online calendar – for example Google calendar
  • Add the calendar – for example, in Google calendar – select “Other Calendar” and “Add by URL”
  • Copy and add this link to your calendar:  http://shambhala-koeln.de/ical.php?center=197



Suggested Reading

By Chögyam Trungpa

By Sakyong Mipham:

By Pema Chödrön



  • Halifax Shambhala Centre Library focuses on books of Shambhala, Buddhism, meditation, and personal transformation.  Centre members may sign out materials. We gladly accept donations of books, audio recordings, and video materials.  Please contact us to learn more.
  • The Halifax Public Library is also a good source for books on meditation, spirituality, and Buddhism.

Local Sources for Books

Please support local business that carry these and other related books:


Shambhala International Resources

Many interesting resources, projects, and sources of information are available on the Shambhala International Resources page.

Resources for Members

The following information and links are available to members on the Member Resources page.  To access these sites you will need a Shambhala Account and be a member of the centre.  For information on membership, click here

  • Halifax Community Room – this Shambhala Network group is an online meeting place where members and those interested in the Halifax Shambhala Centre can: view news and information, connect with community friends, and discuss topics of interest.

  • Shambhala Database – contains your profile and privacy settings, Shambhala email subscriptions, program and staffing history, and more.

  • Shambhala Members Area – on Shambhala International’s central website provides access to resources, such as Practice & Study, Centre & Group Resources, and Leadership resources.