Advanced Programs

Shambhala Dzokchen Retreat

With Acharya Richard John

February 18 - 20, 2018
This retreat lead by Acharya Richard John is for all Shambhala tantrikas, those who have attended Sacred World Assembly or Vajradhatu Vajrayana Seminary. Participants will be able to practice Werma Sadhana or Rigden Ngondro and meet group practice requirements. There will be also be a special session for Scorpion Seal practitioners.

Qigong Breath Regulation and Standing Qigong Intensive

With Dr. Eva Wong

June 10 - 14, 2018
The regulation and control the breath is the foundation for preserving, cultivating, transforming, circulating vital energy (qi). Standing qigong is one of the most powerful and challenging practices for preserving, collecting, transforming, circulating, and storing internal energy.

Summer Shambhala Weekthun

With Shastri Andrea Darby

June 29 - July 7, 2018
An intensive, week-long meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness. The program will be full of practices carefully designed to cultivate mindfulness-awareness.

Traditional Chinese Qigong Levels III, IV & V

With Sophie Léger

October 31 - November 6, 2018
Qigong is designed to cultivate strength of body and calmness of mind through Taoist practices that integrate movement, breath, and qi or internal energy to promote health and longevity. A form of gentle, relaxing exercise, qigong strengthens joints, muscles, tendons, and bones.

Shambhala Path Meditation Instructor Training I & II

With TBA

November 9 - 16, 2018
The New Shambhala Educator Path: Shambhala is embarking on a transition from the current roles of Assistant Director and Meditation Instructor to newly envisioned roles. Get up to date by attending this program!