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by pismak
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Shambhala international
Replies: 21
Views: 2136

Re: Shambhala international

My formal introduction to the Buddhist path was through Shambhala, a series of five weekend programs with extensive meditation practice, rather like Buddhist boot camp. It was a great foundation for my further studies. Trungpa was a unique master, using very unorthodox methods to convey very orthod...
by pismak
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Shambhala international
Replies: 21
Views: 2136

Re: Shambhala international

LuisR wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:58 pm
Has anyone read Chogyam Trungpas writings?
For me It was a good starting point. Then I investigate further, and I was not very comfortable with some things I found. I invite you to read him, and controversies in wikipedia and other pages
by pismak
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello, Saludos. From Mexico.
Replies: 7
Views: 1072

Hello, Saludos. From Mexico.

Hello everyone, I want to learn more about Theravada tradition. I have been in contact with other traditions in Mexico. I think the Sangha is a key for the growth as a person interested in Buddhism, but I want to know also if forums like this one can help people in his own path towards enlightment, ...