The Shambhala Principle offers the principle of basic goodness as a way of addressing the personal and social challenge. Do humans have confidence in the basic goodness of humanity, as well as of society itself? Many would consider that this strikes as the most compelling global issue.
This book is an invitation to readers to reflect on their own basic goodness and the basic goodness of society, and then contemplate the question.
Sakyong Mipham is the head of the Shambhala lineage, which is grounded in the power of creating enlightened society in everyday life. With a unique blend of Eastern and Western perspectives, he teaches this way of social transformation throughout the world. In addition, he extends his vision to a number of humanitarian projects in Asia and the West. He is the author of the bestselling titles Running with the Mind of Meditation and Ruling Your World.