Author Presentation and Book Signing with Radhule Weininger

Thursday, October 26, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.  |  Books Inc., Berkeley

Join Radhule Weininger as she presents her new book, Heartwork: The Path to Self-Compassion. Book signing to follow.

Yogi Assignment Book Launch Party with Kino MacGregor

September 26, 2017  |  Miami Life Center

Join Kino MacGregor as she presents her new book, The Yogi Assignment: A 30-Day Program for Bringing Yoga Practice and Wisdom to Your Everyday Life. Book signing to follow.

Half-Day Retreat with Radhule Weininger and David Richo

Sunday, August 27, 2017 | 2:30–6:00 p.m.  |  La Casa de Maria Retreat Center

A half-day, Sunday afternoon retreat in Mindfulness Meditation with Radhule Weininger, to create a refuge for calming the mind, opening the heart and finding peace with ourselves and others through gently guided meditations, including Metta (Loving-kindness) meditation. All are welcome, those with a practice and beginners. Mindfulness helps to cultivate dual awareness of both our inner state of mind and heart and the awareness of the world in front of us. This practice helps to increase inner calm and self-knowing,...

Insight Meditation Class and Book Signing with Radhule Weininger

Wednesday, September 28 | 7:30–9:00 p.m.  |  River Road Unitarian

You will learn accessible compassion practices, which are relevant to your life, as well as on-the-go practices, which will assist you in bringing mindfulness and warmth into your daily life, especially to times that are stressful for you. In the evening talk you will discover how to emerge from a sense of unworthiness and self-blame so you can heal the relationship with yourself. Through the practices of mindful and loving awareness, self-compassion, self-forgiveness and gratitude you will learn how to...

Art Exhibit Based on Illustrations in Guided Tour of Hell

Wednesday, April 18, 2018  |  Asian Art Museum

The Asian Art Museum in San Francisco is featuring an exhibit based on the illustrations in A Guided Tour of Hell: A Graphic Memoir by Samuel Bercholz and Pema Namdol Thaye.

Eline Snel at the Academy for Mindful Teaching’s International Teaching Development Program

August 7-23, 2017 (Multiple Sessions)  |  Landgoed De Heuvelkamp in Leusden, Netherlands

Academy for Mindful Teaching’s International Teaching Development program Specifically meant for those who want to learn how to teach mindfulness to children, in school, child care institutes or private practice. The program Method Eline Snel© « Mindfulness Matters »  It’s is a powerful and proven method for children in different age groups, from 4-19 years. More information can be found here. The 6-day summerschool will be from 7th to 12th of August 2017 (10:00-17:00), at Landgoed De Heuvelkamp in Leusden, in the Netherlands (20 minutes from Utrecht).

Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche at Gomde California

August 1-18, 2017  |  Leggett, CA

Part 1:  August 10-13 Gateway to Buddhist Practice Following afternoon registration and dinner, the seminar begins Thursday evening August 10 with a teaching by Lama Tsultrim Sangpo. Then, Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche will introduce students to the practice of the Buddhist path, presenting the wisdom of the Buddha’s teachings in a way that is accessible and applicable for the modern practitioner. This seminar is perfect for beginners as well as long-time practitioners, guiding us all through the crucial key points of genuine...

Author Presentation and Book Signing with Ken Wilber

Saturday, September 9, 2017 | 1:00 p.m.  |  First Congregational Church

Join integral theorist Ken Wilber as he presents his two newest books, The Religion of Tomorrow and Trump and a Post-Truth World. Book signing to follow. Vouchers to attend are $10 and can be purchased in advance at the store, over the phone, or at the door. Brought to you by the Boulder Book Store and Shambhala Publications.

5-Day Huatou Retreat led by Guo Gu

August 15-20, 2017  |  Buckden Towers

Join the  author of Passing Through the Gateless Barrier: Koan Practice for Real Life, Guo Gu, as he leads a 5-day Hua Tou Chan Retreat at Buckden Towers. Participants will be given instruction on the Hau Tou method.

Khandro Rinpoche in Evanston, IL

August 16-20, 2017  |  MINDROL ÖSEL LING, Illinois

Anyen Rinpoche: Seven Line Prayer Retreat

August 20-26, 2017  |  Denver, CO

We are overjoyed to announce Anyen Rinpoche’s 2017 summer program: Seven Line Prayer Retreat, August 20-26. Rinpoche will bestow seven full days of teachings on the Seven Line Prayer of Padmasambhava, as well as give instructions and lead practice of Rigdzin Dupa Sadhana. Tsok will be offered each day during the sadhana practice. This retreat is required for those of us who wish to attend the Orgyen Khamdroling Rigdzin Dupa Drubchen in the future. Specifically, it will help us to...

John Welwood: THE HEALING POWER OF UNCONDITIONAL PRESENCE:

August 25 - September 1, 2017  |  Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY

THE HEALING POWER OF UNCONDITIONAL PRESENCE Integrating Spiritual, Psychological, and Embodiment Work Unconditional presence is the capacity to fully meet, allow, and open to whatever we are experiencing, no matter how challenging it may be. This is what allows our experience to unfold in the direction of greater freedom, truth, and wisdom. In this week-long retreat we explore an integrative approach to personal and spiritual development through cultivating unconditional presence with three kinds of practice: meditation rooted in mindfulness and...

Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche at Garrison Institute, NY

August 25-30, 2017  |  Garrison Institute, New York

August 25 – 30 Knowing the Nature of Mind The Buddha teaches us that we each possess, as our true nature, a pure, all-encompassing wisdom far more profound than we can possibly imagine. Through the practice of Dzogchen, we can come to recognize that unimpeded nature and embody our innate compassionate essence. The purpose of the retreat, designed for both beginners and advanced practitioners, is to introduce us to this natural state of mind, a state that has always been...

Dalai Lama on Buddhapalita’s Commentary on the Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way

August 29 - September 1, 2017  |  Dharamsala

His Holiness will give four days of morning teachings on Buddhapalita’s Commentary on the Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way (drel-pa Buddhapalita) at the request of a group from Asia including Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam at the Main Tibetan Temple.

Shambhala Mountain Center Meditation Retreat with Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche

September 1-3, 2017  |  Shambhala Mountain Center

We are pleased to announce that Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche will be returning to Shambhala Mountain Center in Red Feather Lakes, Colorado in September 2017. In this retreat, Rinpoche will provide instructions and guided meditations on the unique type of meditation called Pristine Mind meditation presented in his book Our Pristine Mind: A Practical Guide to Unconditional Happiness. Many people are familiar with mindfulness meditation. Pristine Mind meditation is an approach to meditation without an object that goes beyond mindfulness to...

Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche in Queens, NY

September 1, 2017  |  Gulshan Terrace, 59-15 37th Avenue, Woodside, NY 11377

September 1 Teachings, Puja and Empowerment in Woodside, Queens. Rinpoche, out of his great kindness and compassion, has agreed to give teachings and to do puja and grant the empowerment for all the wealth deities, especially Dzambhala, in Woodside, Queens at Gulshan Terrace, 59-15 37th Avenue, Woodside, NY 11377. 11 am – 1 pm Tsok Puja (Rinpoche not in attendance) 1 pm – 2:30 pm: Complimentary luncheon 2:30 – 5:30 pm: Rinpoche arrives. Teaching and preparation for the empowerment 5:30...

International Nepal: Joan Halifax’s Nomads Clinic and Medical Pilgrimage

Sep 02, 2017 — Oct 03, 2017  |  Nepal

Since 1980, we have been going on pilgrimage to the Himalayas and Tibetan plateau with clinicians and others bringing medical support into very remote, high altitude regions. The only way we have been able to access these areas has been on foot and by horse, and the journey into these areas has always been challenging and beautiful. We combine two objectives in the Nomads Clinic Pilgrimage, one being to give medical/health support to people in these areas and to mentor...

Courageous Women, Fearless Living Cancer Retreat: Colorado

September 5-10, 2017  |  Shambhala Mountain Center, Colorado

Cancer is one of life’s greatest challenges. Our extraordinary team of experts will share their wisdom in integrative medicine, yoga, mindfulness practice, healing meditations, art, ritual and more. By integrating body, mind and spirit, we will discover ways to meet the totality of our experience directly and courageously. Please join us in this transformative journey. This annual five-day retreat…

The Bhagavad Gita: A Guide to Navigating the Battle of Life – with Ravi Ravindra

September 5, 2017 | 7:30 p.m.  |  Yogashala

An evening workshop on “The Bhagavad Gita: A Guide to Navigating the Battle of Life”  

Cynthia Bourgeault presents: The Survivor’s Guide To The Galaxy: Teilhardian Wisdom For Troubled Times

September 10-15, 2017  |  La Casa De Maria

La Casa de Maria is hosting a Wisdom School retreat with Cynthia Bourgeault where she will continue her groundbreaking exploration of Teilhard de Chardin. Focusing on the insights and tools he brings forth for a more skillful and hopeful passage through the social upheavals of our present era, she will address questions like “How do we live in deep hope and in tune with the ever-evolving universe, and where do we need to shift our perspective of the spiritual journey...

The Dalai Lama in Northern Ireland

September 10, 2017  |  Millennium Forum

His Holiness will give a public talk on Compassion in Action in the afternoon organized by Children in Crossfire to be held at the Millennium Forum. Contact Website: www.childrenincrossfire.org

DOWN TO THE MARROW: Sit, Walk, Write – with Natalie Goldberg

September 13-17, 2017  |  Upaya Zen Center

As summer fades and autumn begins, the month of September invites us to gather our harvesting tools, and transition into a place of discovering the crops of our experience. This Down to the Marrow retreat encourages us to till deep into our life’s earth, smell the bones of our personal history, and taste the sweetness or bitterness of what lies within. We sit, slow walk, do plenty of timed writings and hold book discussions. We cultivate a field of kindness...

Open Heart Project Retreat with Susan Piver (6 days)

September 14-19, 2017  |  Shambhala Mountain Center

Open Heart Project Retreat – Shambhala Mountain Center Practice meditation to recover a sense of balance, cultivate fearlessness, sharpen your mind, and soften your heart. This 5-day retreat is a gathering for the Open Heart Project, a 20,000 member online meditation community, and anyone who is committed to living with a clear mind and an open heart in order to bring more sanity, love, and joy into the world. Each day will include guided practices and talks from Susan Piver...

Vajrayana Retreat with Khandro Rinpoche

September 14 - October 2, 2017  |  Mindrolling Lotus Garden, Bodhi Way, Stanley, VA, United States

Full Program: $1700/1530 (members paying $50/month or more) Vajrayana I: $700/630 (members…) Vajrayana II: $1000/900 (members…)Having attained this precious human existence, may one not put it to waste but allow it to become the basis of mindful awareness in its engagement with the phenomenal world, aware of what to abandon and what to cultivate. May the permeating mindfulness that purifies negativities and accomplishes positive karma become the basis and the foundation of ultimate realization for the benefit of all sentient...

Pema Chodron at the Omega Institute

September 15–17, 2017  |  The Omega Institute

The weekend includes talks, guided meditations, and question-and-answer sessions with Pema Chödrön. Silence is observed from the end of Friday night’s retreat session until Saturday dinner.

Writing and Meditation Summit at Shambhala Mountain Center – with Lodro Rinzler, Susan Piver, and Albert Flynn Desilver (4 Days)

September 21-25, 2017  |  Shambhala Mountain Center

In sessions led by each of the three distinguished faculty members, you’ll hear inspiring talks, engage in innovative writing exercises, explore dynamic meditation practices, discuss the art and craft of writing, and have the opportunity to share your work in a nurturing environment that engages and challenges writers of all levels, from the novice to the advanced. Because the focus of the summit is on re-connecting with your innate creativity and generating new writing rather than critiquing manuscripts, you simply...

Mindfulness, Insight, Liberation: MBCT/MBSR Foundations

September 22–29, 2017  |  Gaia House

This Insight Meditation retreat, which is particularly relevant to those teaching or training in mindfulness-based applications, will explore the Four Foundations of Mindfulness, as taught in the Satipatthana discourse given by the Buddha. It is a profound teaching that encourages us to place the path of freedom and compassion in the classroom of our lives, nurturing a heart that is receptive and unshakeable. Each day will offer a sustained schedule of formal meditation practice (both Insight and Metta), meetings with...

Embodied Listening with David Rome at Garrison Institute

September 22-24, 2017  |  Garrison Institute

David Rome and Hope Martin: Embodied Listening: Uncovering Our Bodies’ Natural Wisdom – Garrison Institute During this retreat, we will draw on several powerful modalities to release habitual patterns and cultivate greater insight, tenderness and empathy: • Mindfulness Meditation to relax mental holding patterns • Alexander Technique to release psycho-physical holding patterns and settle the nervous system • Mindful Focusing to access deeper feelings held in the body This program is highly experiential and held within a safe and nurturing...

Graceful Exit: Preparing For A Good Death

September 29–October 1, 2017  |  Minneapolis Tergar Center

In this weekend program, Andrew Holecek guides us through the rich teachings on death and dying from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. From practices and teachings to prepare you for dying to a thorough view of the Bardos, you’ll learn the overall view and the specific tools needed to transform your outlook on death and dying.

Power of Purification Weekend with Venerable Thubten Chodron

September 29, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.–October 1, 2017 | 4:30 p.m. EST  |  Jewel Heart Cleveland

As ordinary beings, we all make mistakes. Overwhelmed by our emotions, we act in ways that we later regret. Can we really drop the burden of guilt and shame? Can we really cultivate forgiveness and compassion instead? Venerable Thubten Chodron leads us on a weekend vacation from our afflictive emotions, offering teachings and practice sessions on ways to let go of our past negativities and create the causes for long-term happiness.

Public talk on Good Karma: How to Create the Causes of Happiness and Avoid the Causes of Suffering by Venerable Thubten Chodron

September 29, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m. EST  |  Jewel Heart Cleveland

Why do things happen the way they do? Venerable Thubten Chodron shares how the Buddha’s teachings on karma can help us to understand our experiences and emotional patterns in order to transform them for the benefit of ourselves and others. She will draw from her book Good Karma: How to Create the Causes of Happiness and Avoid the Causes of Suffering, a commentary on the Tibetan Buddhist poem The Wheel of Sharp Weapons.

Daylong workshop with teachings on Good Karma and Vajrasattva practice sessions with Venerable Thubten Chodron

September 30, 2017 | 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.; 2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. EST  |  Jewel Heart Cleveland

Venerable Thubten Chodron continues teaching from Good Karma: How to Create the Causes of Happiness and Avoid the Causes of Suffering and gives guided instruction on the Vajrasattva purification practice. Learn how deity meditation and analytical meditation can help harness the power of the mind to release disturbing emotions and cultivate beneficial mental states.

Webinar: “Purification: Why We Need It and How to Do It” with Venerable Thubten Chodron

October 1, 2017 | 11 a.m.–12 p.m. EST  |  Jewel Heart Cleveland & Online

In this public talk and webinar, Venerable Thubten Chodron unpacks the practice of purification, showing us how to apply this powerful psychological tool to heal the mind, overcome negativity, and develop inner peace.

Teachings on Good Karma and Vajrasattva practice session with Venerable Thubten Chodron

October 1, 2017 | 2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.  |  Jewel Heart Cleveland

Venerable Thubten Chodron continues teaching from Good Karma: How to Create the Causes of Happiness and Avoid the Causes of Suffering and gives guided instruction on the Vajrasattva purification practice. Learn how deity meditation and analytical meditation can help harness the power of the mind to release disturbing emotions and cultivate beneficial mental states.

Public talk on Standing up for Compassion and Justice by Venerable Thubten Chodron

October 10, 2017 | 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.  |  North Idaho College

Integrity means living by the values we cherish, even when they are challenged. Venerable Thubten Chodron offers heartfelt wisdom on why we should never lose hope, especially in trying times. With a realistic perspective, we can stand up for what we believe in as we seek to put our principles into practice.

Columbus Yoga Workshop – with Kino MacGregor

October 13-15, 2017  |  Yoga on High

Underneath the skin, beyond the physical body lies something more subtle and hard to define. There is an unfathomable depth to the human spirit. Yoga is a quest for the deepest state of connection. This class teaches you how to journey into the inner body in a real and pragmatic way. As the waters of the mind still you are able to perceive the depth level of reality. Cultivate a heightened state of awareness through a guided meditation. Apply this...

Mindfulness at Work with Michael Carroll

October 13-15, 2017  |  Omega

Most of us spend the majority of our day working or thinking about work. Often, our jobs can feel like an unruly journey—sometimes exhilarating, other times discouraging, creatively fulfilling, or tragically toxic. But, is it the job that is distressing or is it the mind that we bring to the task? Michael Carroll, a meditation teacher and corporate executive, shares how mindfulness can transform the hassles and anxieties of the workplace into valuable opportunities for personal growth and enhanced effectiveness....

Science and Nondualty Conference – with Kabir Helminski, Cynthia Bourgeault, Robert Thurman, Andrew Harvey, and More

October 18-22, 2017  |  Dolce Hayes Mansion, San Jose, CA

Shambhala authors at the SAND17 conference include Kabir Helminski, cynthia Bourgeault, and Andrew Harvey

The Power of Lucid Dreaming

October 19–22, 2017  |  The Garrison Institute

The course provides a thorough introduction to lucid dreaming. We begin by exploring the many physical, psychological, and spiritual benefits of lucid dreaming; the science behind it, and the stages of sleep and how to use them to optimize lucid dreaming. We’ll review the conditions that provide the foundation for lucid dreaming, such as good sleep hygiene, strong dream recall, and day-time practices that induce lucidity. Additional tools such as natural agents that heighten dreams, electronic gadgets that wake you up...

Cynthia Bourgeault presents at the Science & Nonduality Conference 2017

October 20-22, 2017  |  Dolce Hayes Mansion

Science & Nonduality is an annual conference where leading scientists, philosophers, and spiritual teachers gather to explore a new understanding of who we really are, both as individuals and a society. This year’s theme is “The Emergent Universe”: when the many parts of a system interact, behaviors appear in the whole system that weren’t present in the parts themselves. These surprising “emergent” behaviors are what our universe appears to be made of, from the Big Bang, to the unfathomable complexity...

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche in Mexico City: Peyote vs Shamatha vs Vipassana vs Habanero vs Mariachi vs Mojito

October 20-22, 2017  |  Mexico City

Friday 20 October 11 am – Public talk at the National University 7 pm – Teaching on ‘Peyote vs Shamatha vs Vipassana vs Habanero vs Mariachi vs Mojito’. Saturday 21 October 10 am – Teaching continues 3 pm – Teaching continues Sunday 22 October 10 am – Teaching concludes 3 pm – screening of Hema Hema with Q and A afterwards.

Guo Gu Leads Silent Illumination Intensive Retreat

October 21-29, 2017  |  Dharma Drum Retreat Center

Join the author of Passing Through the Gateless Barrier: Koan Practice for Real Life, Guo Gu, as he leads a silent illumination intensive retreat at the Dharma Drum Retreat Center in Pine Bush, New York. The silent illumination method will be taught in the context of daily life activities, such as sitting, standing, walking, sleeping, working, and eating. Chanting and gentle yoga exercises further harmonize the body, breath, and mind. The retreat also includes daily lectures, meditation instruction, guided meditation,...

Awake at Work with Michael Carroll

October 22-26, 2017  |  1440 Multiversity

Most of us spend a good amount of our time working. And, for many of us, our professional lives can often feel like an unruly journey—sometimes exhilarating, sometimes discouraging; at times creatively fulfilling, at others tragically toxic. Our modern-day livelihoods, indeed our lives in general, seem to offer a mix of enthusiasm and chaos that at times can feel distressing, even alarming. What is it about our work that seems so unhealthy? Is it the job that is distressing or...

Charlotte Yoga Workshop – with Kino MacGregor

October 27-28, 2017  |  Enlighten Yoga

Underneath the skin, beyond the physical body lies something more subtle and hard to define. There is an unfathomable depth to the human spirit. Yoga is a quest for the deepest state of connection. This class teaches you how to journey into the inner body in a real and pragmatic way. As the waters of the mind still you are able to perceive the depth level of reality. Cultivate a heightened state of awareness through a guided meditation. Apply this...

Atlanta Yoga Workshop – with Kino MacGregor

November 3-4, 2017  |  Balance Yoga Atlanta

Underneath the skin, beyond the physical body lies something more subtle and hard to define. There is an unfathomable depth to the human spirit. Yoga is a quest for the deepest state of connection. This class teaches you how to journey into the inner body in a real and pragmatic way. As the waters of the mind still you are able to perceive the depth level of reality. Cultivate a heightened state of awareness through a guided meditation. Apply this...

Estelle Frankel in Phoenix

November 6, 2017  |  Valley Beit Midrash, Phoenix, AZ

Awakening to Real Love with Sharon Salzberg and Roshi Joan Halifax

Nov 10-12, 2017  |  Upaya Zen Center, Santa Fe, NM

Awakening and love require shifts in the mind and heart that allow one to be open to radically new possibilities. In this weekend intensive retreat, we explore cultivating an open field of potentiality. This special retreat with two great friends and renowned teachers is a time for us to explore what it means to awaken to real love.

Rodney Smith: Touching the Infinite – a Daylong Retreat

November 11, 2017 | 10 a.m.-4p.m.  |  Cambridge Insight Meditation Center

Join Rodney for an exploration of a new perspective on the Four Foundations of Mindfulness as interpreted in his new book

Advanced Dream Yoga: A 4-Day Retreat

November 15–19, 2017  |  Sedona Mago Retreat Center

Leave your stressful life behind and let the natural beauty of the Sedona desert settle your mind and open your heart. Soak up the sun, savor the natural foods, and meet like-minded people while you learn about the deeper aspects of the nocturnal meditations. With talks, meditations, visualization exercises, discussion groups, and fascinating videos on perception, we will explore the nature of mind and reality using the medium of sleep and dream. The illusory nature of reality will be pointed...

Great Compassion, Great Courage: Exploring Life, Death, Freedom with Roshi Joan Halifax

November 16-19, 2017  |  Upaya Zen Center

This whole life is a place where we can make real and right our dedication to awakening, in living and dying, in caring and being cared for. Being completely and vividly present for the rich details of our lives and the lives of others is the means that we use to transform our anguish, discover truth, and serve. Living and dying then is an experience of discovery, and this program, led by two pioneers in the end-of-life care field, is...

Boston Yoga Workshop with Kino MacGregor

November 18–19, 2017  |  North End Yoga

$220 All sessions | $60 per workshop BAS Mysore Members Discount: $180 All sessions | $45 per workshop Saturday, November 18th 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Ashtanga Yoga Magic: Breath, Posture & Gaze Saturday, November 18th 2–4 p.m. Be Strong 4:15–5:30 p.m. Q&A, Discussion, Photos and Book Signing Sunday, November 19th 9–11 a.m. Ashtanga Yoga Full Primary Series Sunday, November 19th 12–2 p.m. Fearless Backbends All workshops, events and trainings are non-refundable. Please consider this prior to purchase. If you would like...

The Magic of Awareness with Anam Thubten

November 27 - December 2, 2017  |  Spirit Rock

The paradox of awareness is very profound and yet very simple. It can’t be described because it has no objective qualities and no limitation. Sometimes it comes naturally to the surface when we are fully in the present moment and no longer lost in thoughts or mental projections. Pure consciousness is neither high nor low, neither pleasant nor unpleasant, neither good nor bad. Join us for this retreat where we will learn how to pay attention to this quality of...

Orlando Yoga Workshop with Kino MacGregor

December 16, 2017 | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.  |  The Yoga Shala

Kino will be teaching a day-long workshop at The Yoga Shala in Orlando on Saturday, December 16  from 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Cynthia Bourgeault Presents Introductory Wisdom School Part B: The Divine Exchange

March 11-16, 2018  |  Kanuga Conference Center

Following the very successful Introductory Wisdom School Part A in 2015 at Kanuga, NC, Cynthia Bourgeault invites you to learn The Divine Exchange with her and another “mega” group of students. Cover the Wisdom metaphysical map, the Divine Exchange, the Vertical Exchange, Reciprocal Feeding, and the Jesus teachings based in exchange, as well as an introduction to Trinitarian Metaphysics. You will also get the chance to work more with selected logia from the Gospel of Thomas.

Annual Weeklong Meditation Retreat (Free) – with Lodro Rinzler and Susan Piver

March 17-25, 2018  |  Shambhala Mountain Center

Do a deep dive into your meditation practice with this one week intensive. Appropriate for newbies and experienced meditators, this is a chance to deepen your understanding of meditation as well as your own mind and heart. We will practice shamatha, peaceful-abiding meditation, under the guidance of Shambhala teachers and best-selling Buddhist authors, Lodro Rinzler and Susan Piver. Each day will include a mix of meditation, guided contemplation, fresh teachings, and discussion around how to apply our practice to the...