Discover Buddhism with Shambhala Publications
Come learn and explore the world of Buddhism with Shambhala Publications, a small press based in Boulder which has been the leading publisher of books on Eastern religion in the US for the last 50 years. Staff members from Shambhala will walk you through how Buddhism came to the West, a history of their press, and give an overview of how Buddhism is practiced today. They’ll introduce you to some of their classic works and answer any question this fascinating wisdom tradition. The event is for all ages and for anyone interested unlocking information on the religion practiced by an estimated 500 million people worldwide.
Nikko Odiseos first encountered Buddhism in college, which included study in Bodhgaya, India, one of the main pilgrimage sites for Buddhists around the world. He has been the President of Shambhala Publications since 2010 and has overseen a renewed focus publishing Buddhist books from across its many traditions.
KJ Grow joined Shambhala Publications as Sales & Marketing Director concurrent with their move to Boulder in 2015. She formerly worked in New York City for publishing houses including Simon & Schuster and Penguin Random House.