Working Together

The Shambhala Archives and the Chögyam Trungpa Legacy Project are working together to preserve the teachings and the legacy of the Vidyadhara, the Venerable Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, and the Shambhala Lineage.

2012 is the 25th Anniversary of the Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara. Learn what we’re doing and how you can support our work, for this year and the next twenty-five.

 
 
 
 
 
Shambhala Archives
Digitizing The Dharma

To preserve the dharma and to make it available, digital records are essential. The Shambhala Archives has digitized almost 3,000 audio files of talks by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Our goal this year is to digitize more than 200 videos. Learn more about our projects and our digital strategies and donate.

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Legacy Project
CHELA

The Chögyam Trungpa Electronic Library and Archive
A place online to study, practice and absorb the dharma teachings and legacy of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. The goal is to include all audio of Chögyam Trungpa’s lectures, accompanied by transcripts, photographs, video, and other documents.  Help us build this space!

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Shambhala Archives
Support Our Work

Audio, video, film, photographs, original manuscripts and calligraphies, personal and religious belongings: Shambhala Archives cares for them all. Vidyadhara, Sakyong, Khenpo, Karmapa: We help to preserve teachings of them all! Please donate to our efforts.

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Legacy Project
25 Wishes for 25 Years
For the 25th Anniversary, The Chögyam Trungpa Legacy Project made 25 wishes for the next 25 years. You can help us to accomplish all these aspirations. Learn more and donate.
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Shambhala Archives
The VCTR Collection

Personal and religious belongings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.
The family of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche has donated more than 5,000 objects, including robes, suits, ties, statues, books, jewellery, swords and many other items. The Shambhala Archives is preserving and cataloging them, working to make them all available through exhibitions, both online and actual.

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Legacy Project
Preserving the Great Stupa
The CT Legacy Project provided funds to help protect the Great Stupa of Dharmakaya from the fire that threatened Shambhala Mountain Center in July 2012. In Fall 2012, we helped organize and fund a workweek at the Great Stupa to do further fire mitigation and much needed upgrades of the Stupa, Visitor Center and surroundings. There’s more to come!
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Collaborative Efforts Help Propagate the Dharma Legacy of Chögyam Trungpa

For the 25th Anniversary, we worked together on a major exhibition at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21: GREAT EASTERN SUN: The Shambhala Community in Nova Scotia.

These photos of the exhibition and opening reception show how we told the story of Chögyam Trungpa’s voyage from Tibet to Nova Scotia, the work of his dharma heir Sakyong Mipham, and the vitality of the Shambhala community in Nova Scotia and the Maritimes.

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The Profound Treasury of
The Ocean of Dharma
More than 30 years in the making, these precious teachings preserved in the Shambhala Archives are being published, with support from the Legacy Project and others.
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