By Aimee Heckel, The Daily Camera, June 12, 2016
Reputation is supported in some ways, not in others
Boulder, CO (USA) -- Boulder is so Buddhist. It's hard to deny Boulder's reputation as a Buddhist hot spot. It has a Buddhist-influenced (but secular) university, Naropa. In February, it celebrates Shambhala Day, in coordination with the Tibetan lunar calendar. The Huffington Post included Boulder's Buddhism in a 2009 "10 Pithy Observations About Boulder" story.