Program Details

Shambhala Day!

February 11 / 9:00 AM - February 11 / 6:00 PM


Shambhala Day marks the beginning of the New Year, and is the most important holiday of the Shambhala Mandala. Based on the traditional Tibetan new year's celebration of Losar, the day is calculated astrologically according to the Tibetan lunar calendar, and changes every year to coincide with the annual lunar cycles.

Schedule for the day:

  • 9-11 Open Sitting, Sadhana of Mahamudra

  • 11-12:30 Potluck Brunch

  • 12:30-2 Sakyong’s Shambhala Day Address

  • 3-5pm Visit Cleveland Public Library Special Collections department for a special viewing of their Buddhist treasures.

  • 6pm Dinner Celebration (location TBD)

While there is no charge for the day, please register so we have a head count.  In the comment box, please indicate "dinner", "no dinner", or "dinner only"


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