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Way of Shambhala - Shambhala Training Level I
with Mark Hazell & Suzanne Sparling
October 26 / 8:30 AM - October 27 / 1:00 PM
Through the practice of meditation, we begin to glimpse that goodness—rather than confusion—is the unconditional ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings.
This first weekend retreat of the Way of Shambhala path of training introduces the practice of meditation and the basic principles of the Shambhala teachings. The retreat includes meditation instruction and practice, talks, group discussion, and individual meetings with the instructors.
Prerequisites: None—everyone is welcome. (Note: Shambhala Training Level I is prerequisite for Level II.)
Dates and times: Saturday, October 26, 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM; and Sunday, October 27, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Suggested reading: Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior, by Chögyam Trungpa. This book is available for purchase in the Victoria Shambhala Centre’s bookstore.
Pricing and generosity: We have a Generosity Policy to make our offerings available to all who wish to participate. If the “program price” is an obstacle for you, please consider paying the “reduced price”. If you are unable to afford the reduced price, you may “pay what you can afford”; to arrange for this, please register in advance via the button below, entering the amount you can afford. For those who can offer more than the program price, we have a “patron price”. Your generosity in offering the patron price helps cover the costs for others who are not able to pay the full program price.
Questions? Contact us at [email protected].