Program Details

Sacred Path III: Drala


with Susan Skjei
December 13 / 7:00 PM - December 15 / 6:00 PM

The principle of drala refers to the sacred energy and power that exists when we step beyond aggression. Through exploring the depth of perception, we engage the elemental and magical strength inherent in the world.


Students will receive and study the terma text, The Letter of the Black Ashe. 


Prerequisite: Completion of the “Great Eastern Sun” and “Windhorse” Sacred Path programs.


About the Sacred Path
The Sacred Path series deepens the warrior's journey by introducing the root Shambhala teachings and their commentaries. The teachings are based on a societal vision and aspiration to bring forth the goodness of human beings as well as the goodness of human society.


During a series of visionary experiences that took place between 1976 and 1980, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche wrote down the four root Shambhala texts. The Sacred Path is based on these texts. The Sacred Path presents extensive commentaries by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on how these teachings are relevant in modern times.

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