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Sky Lake Contacts:

Mailing Address:

PO Box 408

Rosendale, NY 12472

Main Phone line:

845-658-8556

Director:

Jen Woodin

845-658-3084

director@sky-lake.org

Practice & Education:

Irene Woodard

practice_education@ sky-lake.org

Programs:

Cyndi Levine

845-658-8556

programs@sky-lake.org

Lodge Rentals

and B&B:

845-658-8556

rentals@sky-lake.org

bnb@sky-lake.org

Volunteer Coord.:

director@sky-lake.org

Meditation

Instructor Coord.:

Virginia Fisher

518-235-2015

puckandbeau@

earthlink.net

Membership:

Cyndi Levine

skylakemembership@

gmail.com

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Welcome!

Nestled in a forest of tall cedars and white pines on the northern crest of the Shawangunk Mountains, Sky Lake is a Shambhala contemplative center for meditation, arts and community.  It is part of an international community of meditation centers founded by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and now led by his son and lineage holder Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche.

Just two hours north of Manhattan in the Mid-Hudson River Valley, the Lodge has a contemplative, peaceful ambience and is a genuine haven from the rigors of urban life. You can walk in our woods, enjoy extraordinary hiking trails at nearby Mohonk Preserve, scale the Gunks or take a stroll around our spring-fed pond.

Getting Started

Learn to Meditate

At any community sitting period

Instructors available at every Sunday and most Tuesday sessions.

Community Sitting, Free and Open to the Public:

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-7 PM

Sundays, 10:30 AM- 12:30 PM

Recurring Events open to all:

Next Monthly Open House

Tuesday, August 12, 6-9 PM

Talk T.B.A.

Quarterly Enlightened Society Day

formerly Nyinthun or Community Practice Day

Next Date T.B.A.

Core Curriculum

Gateway classes coming up:

Level I of Shambhala Training

Next offered: October 3-5, 2014

 

Becoming a member of the Sky Lake is a statement about your personal inspiration, curiosity, and commitment to the path of awakening. It means participating in a community of practitioners who aspire to relate to each other with honesty, warmth, and openness. We inspire one another to deepen our practice of mindfulness, awareness and compassion. We also provide each other an opportunity to practice compassion and patience.

 

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The Sangha Talks about about Sky Lake - YouTube video

 

 

Upcoming Programs:

OPEN EYES/

MOVING IN SPACE:

A contemplative Arts Retreat

July 25-31
with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

and Barbara Bash

More Info here
Open to All!

 

Community Meeting
with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

Thurs. Aug. 14

6:30 PM
Open to All!

 

Sundays with Pema Chödrön

Teachings from DVD or books & discussion as part of our public meditation session.

Sitting:

10:30-12:30

teaching: 11:45

 

Joy in Everyday Life

With Steve Clorfeine

7:00 pm

Open to All

More Info

 

 

Learn more about meditation and buddhism at shambhala.org

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PO Box 408 / 22 Hillcrest Lane, Rosendale,  NY 12472
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