The Way of Shambhala

The Way of Shambhala is an extensive series of programs that provide an experiential introduction to meditation practice, wisdom teachings, contemplative arts, and physical disciplines rooted in the ancient traditions of Shambhala and Tibetan Buddhism. We invite new and experienced meditators as well as those looking to enrich their personal spiritual path to explore these teachings with us.

Special Funding Available

If you identify as a person of color or are an educator, M.Ed. student, or health care professional, you may be eligible for special financial support to attend our retreats.

Indicates Program with Prerequisites

July

July 6 - 13

Finding Bravery in Times of Confusion - Shambhala Training Levels I - III

with Shastri Bill Brauer
This is where it all starts: the first 3 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship - a seminal path of ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings rooted in the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyday existence.

July 6 - 8

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Shastri Bill Brauer

July 8 - 10

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

July 10 - 13

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

September

September 7 - 14

Finding Bravery in Times of Confusion - Shambhala Training Levels I - III

with Shastri Bill Brauer
This is where it all starts: the first 3 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship - a seminal path of ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings rooted in the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyday existence.

September 7 - 9

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Shastri Bill Brauer

September 9 - 11

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

September 11 - 14

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

November

November 2 - 8

Making Your Way Back Home - Shambhala Training Levels IV - V *

with Shastri Bill Brauer
The last 2 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship, a seminal path of training rooted in the ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings of the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyday existence.

November 2 - 5

Awakened Heart: Shambhala Training Level IV *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

November 5 - 8

Open Sky: Shambhala Training Level V *

with Shastri Bill Brauer