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    Ripples of Shambhala Sexual Abuse Scandal Continue to Spread amid New Allegations

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    Ripples of Shambhala Sexual Abuse Scandal Continue to Spread amid New Allegations

    By Justin Whitaker


    SEATTLE—Following the emergence of new, detailed allegations of sexual abuse by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, the former head of Shambhala International, another prominent former teacher, Lodro Rinzler, has also been accused of sexual misconduct within the community. The development follows Sakyong Mipham’s decision to step back from his roles within the organization, and the “phased departure” of the community’s governing body, the Kalapa Council.

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    Rather than acknowledge the pain they caused, they are going to “resign”?

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