Formation of Shambhala Monastic Order announced

Via Shambhala Times comes news of the formation of the Shambhala Monastic Order:

“This is the fruition of years of work by the Sakyong and Gampo Acharya Pema Chodron.

“The Shambhala Monastic Order will provide the umbrella organization over Gampo Abbey and any future monasteries within Shambhala.

“The Sakyong and Gampo Acharya Pema also wish to announce, within this new order, a pilot Shambhala monastic community to be formed in Halifax in 2014.”

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