Personal Reflections Books
Two second-generation Shambhala women talk about Emily Temple's novel, The Lightness, and the way forward for an embattled tradition.
Pema Chödrön Steps Down as Senior Teacher at Shambhala
The Buddhist nun’s announcement follows Shambhala International head Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche's decision to resume teaching after stepping away due to sexual abuse allegations.
Buddha Buzz Weekly: Buddhists Respond to Australia Bushfires
Buddhist groups contribute to Australia fire relief, students air new report on alleged misconduct at Shambhala Mountain Center, and China bars schoolchildren in Tibet from religious activities. Tricycle looks back at the events of this week…
Buddha Buzz Weekly: Ex-Shambhala Member Arrested on Sex Assault Charge
An ex-Shambhala member is arrested on child sexual-assault charges, two nuns become first women to teach Buddhist philosophy at Tibetan institute, and the Dalai Lama is “deeply sorry” for hurtful comments. Tricycle looks back at the…
IdeasMagazine | Letter from the Editor, The Conversation
Letter from the Editor: Unmasking the Guru
A letter from Tricycle’s editor, James Shaheen
Two Embattled Buddhist Leaders Pressured to Stop Teaching
Following separate sexual misconduct investigations, Shambhala head Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche has stepped back from teaching and Noah Levine’s authority has been revoked.
Attendants Paint a Picture of Shambhala Leader’s Harmful History
A letter from six of the Shambhala head’s close staff confirms prior allegations and reveals new ones.
Shambhala Investigation: Leader Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche Likely Committed Sexual Misconduct
A third-party investigation commissioned by Shambhala International substantiated two claims of misconduct against the Sakyong as a former teacher was arrested in Colorado.
Buddha Buzz Weekly: Dec. 15, 2018
Colorado police investigate Shambhala, Twitter’s chief is “tone deaf” after Myanmar retreat, and Trump’s lawyer tries to stop mindfulness in schools. Tricycle looks back at the events of this week in the Buddhist world.
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