Response to inquiry about Theory U

The Process Team received the following questions about Theory U from Douglas Pennick on August 2, 2019. Reminder: the Process Team is a group of volunteer Shambhalians who have no decision-making power and are not employees or officers of Shambhala International. We operate under an independent, temporary mandate. Thus, none of our suggested processes should … Continue reading Response to inquiry about Theory U

Report from the First European Shambhala Forum

From Thursday May 29 until Saturday June 1 2019, European Shambhalians from all directions gathered in Dechen Chöling for the First European Forum. The seeds for this meeting came from various conversations at the Kalapa Garchen in 2017 and the German regional meeting in 2018. They were further developed in the conversations of the European … Continue reading Report from the First European Shambhala Forum

Process Team letter to the community (10 July 2019)

Dear Shambhala Community, The Process Team (PT) has focused during the month of June on “landing” the work we have been doing since we took our seats just over four months ago (on Shambhala Day). As part of this effort, we have chosen an awareness-based change methodology called Theory U to assist PT members – … Continue reading Process Team letter to the community (10 July 2019)

Process Team letter to the community (3 June 2019)

Dear Shambhala Community, Our work on the Process Team (PT) has proceeded much like the initial phases of a rollercoaster ride. We were facing a very high peak that seemed at times insurmountable and a little scary, but we have continued climbing. Now, as the momentum of our work is beginning to take on a … Continue reading Process Team letter to the community (3 June 2019)