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Date: Sunday, November 28, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Daniele Bollini

Humanity is living in a democracy, economic, and environmental crisis. Yet we postpone solutions and pretend the problems are not there. This talk explores the Buddhist notion of avidya (basic ignorance), and why we resist a clear perception of reality.

 

Teachers: Shastri Sue Gilman & Tara Templin & Ladawn Haglund

This class applies the logic and wisdom of Shambhala Training Levels 1-5 ("Heart of Warriorship") as a dharmic support for white Shambhala practitioners to examine whiteness and racism personally and societally.

 

Date: Saturday, December 4, 2021

In 1992 and 1999, Dr. Robin Kornman held intensive retreats at Karmê Chöling which explored the Shambhala practices and teachings related to the Epic of Gesar. This course is drawn from six of the talks in those retreats.

 

Date: Sunday, December 5, 2021
Teacher: Susan Skjei

Natural power dynamics exist in nature and in our experience of our world. This presentation explores how habitual patterns can distort our relationship with power and how we can reestablish a connection with natural hierarchy and use power wisely.

 

Date: Sunday, December 12, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Mathias Pongracz

Mathias Pongracz leads this month’s “Second Sunday” Maitri Bhavana, so we can practice for the wellbeing of others. Maitri Bhavana is a practice that is done for the benefit of the seriously ill, or for major global turmoil and disasters.

 

Date: Sunday, December 19, 2021
Teacher: Touching The Earth Collective

Join us for a SUPER family friendly and fun-filled celebration of Children's Day and the Winter Solstice as a way to connect with the cycles of the seasons and the importance of family and children. Hosted by the Touching the Earth Collective.

 

Date: Sunday, December 26, 2021

Learn or refresh your connection to the practice of meditation as taught by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, based on archival talks in the summer of 1974 to an audience of new students.

 

Date: Sunday, December 26, 2021
Teacher: Kristine McCutcheon

Shambhala has adopted a Code of Conduct. Part I & II looked at the dharma behind the Code and how we can bring it into our daily life. Part III will explore how we can be friendly to ourselves, kinder to others, and actually be of help.

 

Date: Monday, December 27, 2021
Teachers: Acharya Arawana Hayashi & Gaylon Ferguson

An invitation to join us online for the annual Sky Lake Snow Lion retreat, to meditate together. During the darkest days of the year, this annual holiday retreat has brought joy and light to meditators for years.

 


This registration option (for a substantial discount!) is for the entire year-long series (5 courses) which provides an in-depth exploration of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana through the lens of the Shambhala terma teachings.

 

Teacher: Walker Blaine

This course is a progressive exploration of the core elements of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition, which is the union of warriorship and Buddhism.

 

Teachers: Acharya Suzann Duquette & Walker Blaine & Timothy Quigley & Andrea Doukas

 


Cycle of the Black Ashe is a series of talks by Robin Kornman on the Terma cycle by the Vidyadhara, Chogyum Trungpa Rinpoche. This course is built around seven talks that are open to Warrior Assembly grads. One talk is restricted to SS practitioners.

 

Teacher: Acharya Eric Spiegel

This five week course on death and dying includes 5 pre-recorded talks along with two live events: Saturdays, September 18 and October 16 at 2pm (ET).

 

Teacher: Walker Blaine

This course offers an in-depth commentary on the chant "The Verses of the Eight Auspicious Nobel Ones", which was written by Jamgon Mipham Gyatso.

 

Teacher: Holly Gayley

Please join us for this three-month journey of dharma exploration and community conversations. Course begins on September, 25th.

 

Teacher: Walker Blaine

Este curso consiste en un comentario en profundidad sobre el canto “Los versos de los ocho nobles auspiciosos”, que escribió Jamgön Mipham Gyatso.

 

Date: Friday, December 31, 2021
Teacher: Richard Reoch

The Six Ways of Ruling are unique teachings on society and leadership. They are a distinctive aspect of Shambhala wisdom on creating enlightened society.

 

Date: Saturday, January 8, 2022

This course consists of a series of talks on the Werma Sadhana and related themes of the Ashe principle, Drala, Lungta, and daily application.

 

Date: Friday, January 14, 2022
Teacher: Gaylon Ferguson

The culmination of the original Shambhala Training foundational teachings, welcome in your experience.