Shambhala

Snow Lion Weekthün

With Shastri Mary Campbell

December 27, 2018 - January 3, 2019
Snow lions delight in crisp mountain air, they frolic in basic splendidness enjoying freshness on the spot. Join us for our annual week long meditation intensive, an opportunity to fully immerse oneself in mindfulness. Open to beginner and experienced meditators.

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

January 11 - 13, 2019
Establish or deepen your sitting practice in this powerful introductory retreat that explores the basic technique of mindfulness meditation. By settling our minds we begin to see the magic of the world beyond our habits and experience the power of resting in the present.

Vajrayana Retreat

With Acharya Richard John

January 18 - 21, 2019
Details coming soon!

Awaken Your Inner Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II

March 8 - 10, 2019
This 2nd Shambhala Training Weekend presents the view that when we open up to our own genuineness, we can begin to work directly with our fears.

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III

May 3 - 5, 2019
Shambhala Training Weekend III provides a meditation practice to further awaken the mind and heart. With gentle fearlessness, we learn to step beyond our conditioning and open to the freshness of each new moment.

Shambhala Guide Training

June 27 - 30, 2019
Train to give initial meditation instruction, as well as be a resource, friend, and host to newcomers within the context of Shambhala Center educational programs and events.

Awakened Heart & Open Sky: Shambhala Training Levels IV & V

July 18 - 21, 2019
Levels IV and V are the concluding levels of the Heart of Warriorship program. These two levels provide a strong foundation in mindfulness-awareness meditation practice, emphasizing the development of genuine confidence, humor, and personal dignity within the complexity of daily life.

Sacred Path: Outrageous and Inscrutable

September 13 - 15, 2019
These dignities describe how the warrior's skill develops as setting sun mentality completely falls away. Abandoning personal agendas, the outrageous warrior acts spontaneously and without strategy; as all sense of boundary and petty mind dissolves, the inscrutable warrior creates even greater benefit for others.   Prerequisites: Everyday Life Series, Levels I-V, Rigden Weekend, GES, Windhorse, Drala, Meek and Perky.

Sacred Path: Golden Key

With TBA

October 24 - 27, 2019
Drawing on wisdom from The Letter of the Golden Key, a Shambhala root text that addresses our relationship to the phenomenal world and our sense perceptions, we will learn the practice of Enriching Presence, the ability to instantly sense the inner wealth within ourselves, phenomena and the natural world. Prerequisites: Shambhala Training: Outrageous and Inscrutable