Work, Wealth and Wisdom
with Acharya Michael Greenleaf
November 30 - December 2, 2012
What is prosperity? What is wealth? How can we offer the world what it needs? How do we receive what we need from the world? Through sitting meditation, contemplation, talks and group discussion, in this workshop we will examine traditional Buddhist themes associated with happiness and prosperity, including discipline, decorum, insight and generosity.
Ideal for anyone interested in examining and sharing their experience of well-being and livelihood. Open to beginning and experienced students of meditation.
Registration is 4pm -6pm. Join us for dinner at 6:30pm and the program begins at 7:30pm. Work, Wealth and Wisdom will conclude after lunch on Sunday at 1:30pm.
Karmê Chöling offers 2 price options for this program.
Please choose the option that works best for you.
Full Program Fee: $356
This price covers Karmê Chöling's actual operational cost for the program. By choosing to pay this price, you extend your generosity to Karmê Chöling and the other participants. Thanks to you, we can make more scholarships available and continue to enrich Karmê Chöling.
Discounted Program Fee: $300
This price reflects Karmê Chöling's commitment to keeping programs affordable. The operational costs for this program not covered by program fees come from donations.
Price includes meals but not accommodations.
It is traditional for students to offer a monetary gift to the teacher in appreciation for receiving the teachings, and in recognition of the years of training and understanding the teacher has cultivated. There will be an opportunity to offer a teaching gift at the program.
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About Acharya Michael Greenleaf
Acharya Michael Greenleaf began his dharma practice as a teenager after meeting a senior student from Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche's sangha in 1974. He attended the 1978 Shambhala Vajrayana seminary with Trungpa Rinpoche and has twice served as residential staff at Karmê Chöling. For the past several years, he has studied and taught at the Vajrayana Seminaries led by Trungpa Rinpoche's dharma heir, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. He is member of the core faculty charged with establishing a cycle of teaching at Karmê Chöling under the name Mukpo Institute.