Programs

Scorpion Seal Immersion: Week 2

March 13th—August 14th

Please see program description for prerequisites. Continue »

Pandemic & Dharmaraja Guru Yoga Group Practice

June 3rd—December 30th

Please join us for pandemic practice mantra accumulations (open to all) followed immediately by Dharmaraja Guru Yoga practice (restricted to tantrikas who have the lung) Continue »

Fearlessness in Everyday Life

with Renee Cowan

July 21st—August 18th

This course introduces the Buddhist teachings on emptiness and the nature of reality. Connecting with this unborn nature, we explore the clarity and precision of living in the moment. As warriors at this level, we dare to face life and death as they are. Continue »

Lineage: Living Wisdom

with Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel

August 7th

Hybrid program! Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel will explore with us what it means to enter a lineage. When we enter the lineage of the Buddha’s wisdom, we are essentially saying “yes” to transformation Continue »

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra

August 8th

This practice received and written by Chogyam Trungpa combines the power of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to help us dispel obstacles in our practice, life, and world. Open to all! Continue »

Werma Feast

August 14th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

August 17th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

August 22nd

The recitation of this sadhana is a way for us to establish confidence in our own basic goodness and to rouse the wish for all beings to recognize their basic goodness. Open to all! Continue »

Miksang: Looking and Seeing- Introduction to Contemplative Photography

with Michael Levy

August 25th—September 15th

"When eye mind, and world are in the same place at the same time, you see clearly and your images are simple and strong." Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

August 29th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

A Day of Ngondro

with Jeffrey Scott

September 4th

A day of ngondro, it's as simple as that. Continue »

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra

September 6th

This practice received and written by Chogyam Trungpa combines the power of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to help us dispel obstacles in our practice, life, and world. Open to all! Continue »

Shambhala Training V: Open Sky

September 10th—September 12th

In Shambhala Training V, our awareness continues to expand. This is likened to the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. Continue »

Shambhala Training I: The Art of Being Human

September 17th—September 19th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to this original nature with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine, dignified, caring human beings. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Immersion: Week 3

September 19th—February 20th (2022)

Please see program description for prerequisites. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

September 20th

The recitation of this sadhana is a way for us to establish confidence in our own basic goodness and to rouse the wish for all beings to recognize their basic goodness. Open to all! Continue »

Wisdom in Everyday Life

September 22nd—October 20th

Wisdom in Everyday Life is the fifth of the five weekly courses that accompany the Shambhala Training programs Continue »

Taming the Mind (SSBS)

September 28th—October 30th

In Taming the Mind, we present the hinayana path of renouncing samsara and the joy of developing discipline on the path that leads to liberation. Continue »

Rigden: Unconditional Confidence

with Acharya Moh Hardin

October 2nd—October 3rd

The Rigden is a representation of our inherent enlightened nature and embodies the principle of unconditional bravery. Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life

October 4th—November 1st

Open to all! Learn how to meditate and live a mindful life. Continue »

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra

October 6th

This practice received and written by Chogyam Trungpa combines the power of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to help us dispel obstacles in our practice, life, and world. Open to all! Continue »

A Day of Ngondro

with Jeffrey Scott

October 16th

A day of ngondro, it's as simple as that. Continue »

Mapping the Journey: An Introduction to Grounds and Paths

with Jules Levinson

October 19th—November 23rd

The initial course will begin with an introduction to the terminology that permeates the whole of this literature and oral discourse, such as vehicle, ground, and path, subsequent to which it will turn to a close study of the five paths and eight grounds Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

October 20th

The recitation of this sadhana is a way for us to establish confidence in our own basic goodness and to rouse the wish for all beings to recognize their basic goodness. Open to all! Continue »

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra

November 4th

This practice received and written by Chogyam Trungpa combines the power of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to help us dispel obstacles in our practice, life, and world. Open to all! Continue »

Shambhala Training II: Birth of the Warrior

November 5th—November 7th

This program builds on the foundation of the meditation practice that was introduced in Shambhala Training I and explores how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

November 19th

The recitation of this sadhana is a way for us to establish confidence in our own basic goodness and to rouse the wish for all beings to recognize their basic goodness. Open to all! Continue »

Shamhatha: Nine Stages (SSBS)

November 19th—November 21st

This weekend intensive is a chance to deepen our understanding and realization of shamatha. The focus is on the first four stages of shamatha, which are the most relevant for most of us. Continue »

A Day of Ngondro

with Jeffrey Scott

November 20th

A day of ngondro, it's as simple as that. Continue »

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra

December 4th

This practice received and written by Chogyam Trungpa combines the power of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism to help us dispel obstacles in our practice, life, and world. Open to all! Continue »

Walking the Bodhisattva Path (SSBS)

December 7th—January 8th (2022)

In Walking the Bodhisattva Path, Rinpoche presents the mahayana path of dedicating one's life and practice to rousing awakened heart and engaging the practices of a bodhisattva warrior for the benefit of all sentient beings. Continue »

Shambhala Training III: Warrior in the World

December 10th—December 12th

In Shambhala Training III, we work in a deliberate way, making an effort to bring the mindfulness and awareness cultivated in our meditation practice into all aspects of daily life. Continue »

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

December 19th

The recitation of this sadhana is a way for us to establish confidence in our own basic goodness and to rouse the wish for all beings to recognize their basic goodness. Open to all! Continue »

Sacred Path I: Great Eastern Sun

January 7th—January 9th (2022)

Great Eastern Sun, the first program in the Sacred Path, is based on seeing that there is a natural source of radiance and brilliance in this world—which is the innate wakefulness of human beings. Continue »

Shambhala Training I: The Art of Being Human

January 14th—January 16th (2022)

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to this original nature with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine, dignified, caring human beings. Continue »

Maitri: Five Wisdom Energies (SSBS)

January 28th—January 30th (2022)

Maitri: Five Wisdom Energies is a meditation practice that was created in 1973 by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche based on the traditional principles of the five buddha families and a vajrayana approach to mind, energy, and space. Continue »

Sacred Path II: Windhorse

March 18th—March 20th (2022)

This program, the second in the Sacred Path series, teaches a practice to bring about skillful and heartfelt social engagement, enabling the warrior to go forward in the midst of whatever challenges occur. Continue »

Sacred Path III: Drala

May 13th—May 15th (2022)

Drala is the third program in the Sacred Path series and introduces further warriorship practices. These practices are based on a societal vision and aspiration to help the world. Continue »

Sacred Path IV & V: Meek & Perky

July 15th—July 17th (2022)

At this point in the Sacred Path, The Four Dignities (Meek, Perky, Outrageous, Inscrutable) engage a warrior's maturing and widening sphere of benevolent engagement in the world. Continue »

Sacred Path VI & VII: Outrageous & Inscrutable

September 16th—September 18th (2022)

No longer afraid of making mistakes, the unconventional and visionary perspective of the outrageous warrior combines with the skill of spontaneous inscrutability to benefit others on a larger scale. Continue »

Golden Key

with Sangyum Agness Au

November 25th—November 27th (2022)

Please join us for this special offering culminating the Sacred Path. Continue »