Media & Updates
Welcome to the Media and Updates page for the Shambhala Archives. It’s here where you’ll be able to peek behind the curtain and see what goes on at the Shambhala Archives on a daily basis.
Please watch these amazing videos made by Ethan Neville about the restoration process for the Photographs and Videos held at the Shambhala Archives.
For the second video please watch until the end to see footage of the Sawang Investiture
Recent Event Photos
Photos throughout the years
Gordon Kidd, Technical Director of the Shambhala Archives and Director of Kalapa Recordings, is retiring. For more than twenty years, Gordon has dedicated his time and energy to the preservation of the Vidyadhara’s and Sakyong's teachings—both in audio and video...
The Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara, Chögyam Trungpa, Rinpoche is commemorated on April 4. It is a day for the Shambhala sangha to gather together to celebrate the life and teachings of the Vidyadhara. Shambhala centres around the world will host community gatherings to...
Related Media Links
Here is where you can see hundreds of photos taken throughout the years, including but not limited to, photos by the Vidyadhara, digitized photos of teachers, and professional photographs of the belongings of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. When you first arrive it will ask you for your email, we would greatly appreciate if you signed up as it is a very helpful way for us to see who’s viewed the gallery.
If you’d like to keep up to date and learn more about events then check out our Facebook page. In the future we hope to include things like event throwbacks, behind the scenes, and news relating to the Archives.
Shambhala Archives worked with The Chronicles to publish digitized audio recordings of the Vidyadhara so that it can be accessible to everyone.
Kalapa Publications sells books and recordings, many of them based on materials in the Archives, and also offers banners and flags, pins, brushes, photographs and prints.
Offers live events, interactive courses, and a library of recordings from senior teachers in the Shambhala lineage
Shambhala’s news hub—a forum for news and views from all over the Shambhala global community
Communications system connecting the Shambhala global community through email, groups and friends
Chogyam Trungpa Institute
The Chogyam Trungpa Legacy project (later CHELA) uses and transforms digitized material from the Archives into an online platform for the teachings of the Vidyadhara.