Advanced Programs

Indicates Program with Prerequisites

January

January 20 - 28

Ngöndro Retreat *

with Shastri Henry Chapin
Whether you are doing the Rigden (Shambhala), Kagyü, or Nyingma ngöndro, whether you are counting or doing it by time, whether you are inspired or stuck, all are welcome. This program counts toward group requirements for the Vajrayana path.

March

March 16 - 19

Kurukulla Intensive *

with Andrea Doukas
Shambhala Kurukulla practitioners are warmly invited to attend Kurukulla practice intensive at Karmê Chöling.

May

May 27 - June 7

Scorpion Seal: Year 9

Modeled after the traditional drupchen - great accumulation - this retreat will focus on intensive group practice of the Werma Sadhana and other practices received.

June

June 15 - 18

Course Leader Program

with Shastri Debbie McCubbin
This program trains and authorizes successful trainees to facilitate, either in pairs or with another Course Leader graduate, the first three programs of the In Everyday Life series.

September

September 10 - 15

Qigong Level 6 *

with Dr. Eva Wong

October

October 14 - 25

Scorpion Seal: Year 7 *

Modeled after the traditional drupchen - great accumulation - this retreat will focus on intensive group practice of the Werma Sadhana and other practices received.

December

December 26, 2017 - January 1, 2018

Werma & Scorpion Seal Intensive: Ashe, The Essence of Life *

with Acharya Christie Cashman
Relax into the vast space and profound teaching of the Werma Sadhana through this study and practice retreat. Scorpion Seal Assembly participants or experienced practitioners of the sadhana may attend the whole program or just a day or two.