Programs

Gesar of Ling Lhasang & 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 »

Golden Yoga

August 18th—September 29th

A wellness routine combining Qi Gong, Hatha Yoga, and sound healing for all, & customized for people over 50. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Immersion: Week 3

September 19th—February 20th (2022)

Please see program description for prerequisites. Continue »

Wednesday Morning Scorpion Seal Intensive (Restricted)

with Christie Cashman

September 22nd—December 15th

This is a restricted offering for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Limited to 15 participants. Continue »

Harvest of Peace—Picnic

September 26th

This year's Harvest of Peace celebration will be a two-day celebration! Due to the quickly changing landscape, we have opted to welcome Fall with an outdoor, socially distanced, two-day celebration in honor of our community, planet and PEACE! Continue »

Harvest of Peace—Moving Vigil For the Earth

September 27th

This year's Harvest of Peace celebration will be a two-day celebration! Due to the quickly changing landscape, we have opted to welcome Fall with an outdoor, socially distanced, two-day celebration in honor of our community, planet and PEACE! 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 »

Werma Feast

October 5th

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

Orderly Chaos to Modern Art: Miksang Level 3

with John McQuade & Michael Levy

October 9th—October 10th

This is a hybrid program. You may attend in person or via Zoom. Please put in the comments when registering if you plan to attend in person or online. Continue »

Taming the Mind (SSBS) New Start Date!

October 12th—November 13th

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 »

Padmasambhava Feast

October 15th

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

Shambhala Training V: Open Sky

with Roland Cohen

October 15th—October 17th

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 »

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 »

Wisdom in Everyday Life (New Date!!)

October 20th—November 17th

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

Meditation in Everyday Life

October 25th—November 22nd

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

Werma Feast

November 3rd

Werma Sadhakas, please join us for our monthly Werma Feast 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

with Eileen Malloy

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 »

The Inner Wisdom of Gesar with Lama Chonam

November 6th—November 7th

Teachings on Gesar practice based on the path of Three Roots practices with Lama Chonam via Zoom Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

November 16th

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

Werma Feast

December 1st

Werma Sadhakas, please join us for our monthly Werma Feast 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

with Richard Merrill

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 »

Padmasambhava Feast

December 13th

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

Padmasambhava Feast

January 12th (2022)

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

Shambhala Training I: The Art of Being Human

with Jonathan Barbieri

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 »

Werma Feast

January 21st (2022)

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

Padmasambhava Feast

February 11th (2022)

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

The Three Jewels (SSBS)

February 19th—February 20th (2022)

This weekend explores what means to take refuge in the three jewels and to become a Buddhist. It is open to anyone who is curious and interested in exploring the topic of refuge, but who is not at the point of making a formal commitment. I Continue »

Werma Feast

February 19th (2022)

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

Bodhisattva Warrior (SSBS)

March 8th—April 9th (2022)

Having developed a powerful aspiration to attain complete enlightenment for the benefit of all, one takes the bodhisattva vow to manifest and actualize that aspiration. After this, one develops the bodhichitta of engaging, entering into the actions of a b 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 »

Four Foundations of Mindfulness (SSBS)

April 29th—May 1st (2022)

All teachers of the tradition emphasize the critical importance of beginning the Buddhist path "at the beginning," by relating directly to one's mind through the practice of mindfulness (Tib: trenpa) and awareness (Tib: sheshin) meditation. Traditionall 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 »