Aging Resources



The Shambhala Working Group on Aging sponsors online education programs that focus on growing older, “enlightened retirement,” death, dying and other topics relevant to elders. The format consists of a presentation with a teacher, discussion, and questions. Scroll down the page to find programs from previous years.




Aging Program Library

To register for recordings of earlier programs, click on the links below.



2014 Series — Facing Death Fearlessly

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Talk 1 – “Getting Intimate with Death” with Acharya Emerita Judy Lief 




Eric Spiegel


Talk 2 – “Fearlessness: Contemplating the Bardo” with Acharya Eric Spiegel


Talk 3 – “Obstacles into Opportunity” with Andrew Holecek



2013 Series — Old Age is for Warriors

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.Talk 1 – “Aging and the Arising of Wisdom” with Acharya Emerita Judy Lief



Talk 2 – “Relating with Aging and Grief” with Acharya Emily Bower





Talk 3 – “The Experience of Illness in Older Age” with Ann Cason and David Whitehorn