Staff and Coordinator Training

Are you interested in staffing a program?  We welcome you to come to a staff training on April 30 from 1:30-3:30 at the Center.  Staffing is an opportunity to hold the practice container with your presence and joyful exertion. We hope you feel inspired and will join us. Please register so we know how many … Continue 

Shambhala Day Poetry Contest

All of you accomplished and aspiring New Mexico writers–enter the Shambhala Day Poetry Contest. The theme is “Fresh Start” and the poem should be NO MORE than 4 lines long. Submission deadline is February 12. The winning poem will be read during the Shambhala Day broadcast on February 27. Click “continue” to find the link … Continue 

Shambhala at Standing Rock

We’ve received word via Sangha Announce that Acharya Adam Lobel and other Shambhalians are in North Dakota now, in unity with all the other tribes protecting the land at Standing Rock. For more information and ways you can help, click on the title above to go to this blog post where you’ll find a link … Continue 

Monthly Shambhala Sadhana practice for ASMC members starts November 5

Albuquerque Shambhala Center members:  Beginning Saturday, November 5, we’re resuming Shambhala Sadhana group practice for ASMC members on the first Saturday of every month. Sadhana practice will begin at 11:00 AM. See our program listings and calendar for more information.

October 1 & 2: Don’t miss these a capella performances with Prana

Bruce Milner (Barry’s brother) performs this weekend with Prana, a five-voice, a cappella ensemble that uses only the breath to make sound, to relax the body, still the mind, and open the heart. Saturday, October 1, at 7:30 PM at Outpost Performance Space (Albuquerque); Sunday, October 2, at 7:30 PM at GIG Performance Space (Santa … Continue 

“Graceful Exit” Weekend Workshop

Andrew Holecek has come and gone from Albuquerque, and he’s left us with plenty to ponder about the winds of change that mark death and life. The March 11-13 workshop entitled “Graceful Exit: Preparing for a Good Death”, was attended by 70 people, including students from Susan Dever’s film class at UNM, and a sprinkling of … Continue 

Winter Solstice Dance Party, December 19

Bring your friends! Following the Children’s Day activities from 2:00 – 4:30 PM, everyone’s invited for dinner at 5:00 PM followed by a dance party at 6:30 PM with DJ Avalon (Click Continue below for a link to check out his FaceBook page for a preview). For more information about the day’s events, see the … Continue 

Monthly Community Practice Day begins June 21

Beginning Sunday, June 21, we’re initiating a monthly community practice day, or nyinthün, on the 3rd Sunday of every month. Mark your calendars and join us for a full day of practice and community.

Public Sitting Resumes February 1

By the end of January, the construction at the center will be complete. Of course, there will be a few details that will need to be finished, but we’re happy to announce that public sitting will resume on Sunday, February 1, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 noon. Please join us for practice and plan to … Continue 

Our New Home

The construction work at the new center is moving along quickly and we expect that it will be completed within another week to 10 days. With the completion of construction, we are going to have much to do to get the center ready for regular practice and upcoming programs. Our goal is to have the … Continue