Scorpion Seal 10: Month Retreat

with Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

November 15 - December 15

Practicing Scorpion Seal 10 in a group retreat is a wonderful way to deepen these unique and penetrating transmissions. This month long retreat will begin by refreshing the ground of the SSA 8 and 9 practices. The retreat master will be Ashe Acharya John Rockwell. There will be time for practice, study, talks, discussion, small-group interviews, silence, exercises, and wandering outside.

Some partial scholarships are available. The deadline for applying is October 1, 2018. Please address all inquiries to Ella Reznikova at

 Arrival and Departure

Please plan on arriving between 3 - 6pm on November 15,  2018,  for check-in and registration. Dinner is offered at 6:30pm. Program begins at 7:30pm. December 15, 2018, is departure day. You are free to leave at any time.


The prerequisite for coming to this retreat is attendance at Scorpion Seal 10 at Karmê Chöling in May/June 2018. You will not need to have completed your Scorpion Seal 10 practice requirements to attend the fall retreat. In fact, the fall retreat can be a major way to fulfill the practice requirements 


Karmê Chöling values its commitment to making programs affordable and available to all who wish to study with us. To support this commitment we provide two program price options.

This is the actual price of the program.

We offer this discounted price to those who cannot afford the full price of the program. This price is made possible through the generosity of Karmê Chöling and our donors

Payment Policies:
Karmê Chöling has updated its payment policies. The new policies apply to all programs that start after January 1, 2019. Please read the payment policies before proceeding with registration.

Financial Aid:
Karmê Chöling offers full-time student discounts, scholarships and other financial aid.

Program Credit:
If using existing program credit to pay for a program, you must pre-register for this program at least two weeks prior to the program start date by calling the front desk (802-633-2384 x-101 or x-103). Program credit may not be used to pay for housing or practice materials and may not be used on or after arrival day.

Please Note:
Price includes meals but not accommodations.

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About Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

Ashe Acharya John Rockwell has been a student, teacher, and leader on the Shambhala Buddhist path for over 40 years, under the guidance of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. His inspiration is to open the heart and senses through meditation and find innate awareness within everyday life, the natural world, and the challenges of awakening society. He teaches Daoist qigong as taught by Eva Wong to uncover the natural unity of body, energy, and awareness. He lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia with his wife, Rhiannon Wells, and travels internationally to teach.  

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