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Dorje Denma Ling

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

In-House Retreat
January 1 - December 31, 2014
We are open year-round for any individual or group who would like to spend time in a quiet, self-directed, individual meditation retreat. These retreats are open to all levels of practice. Meditation instruction is available for beginning meditators.

 
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Scorpion Seal Assembly 6
with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
July 30 - August 10, 2014
Prerequisites for this program are completion of Scorpion Seal Assembly Years 1-5, and the mantra requirements specified for each.

 
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Scorpion Seal Assembly 1
with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
July 30 - August 10, 2014
The Scorpion Seal Assembly provides the context in which to introduce the practice and view of The Scorpion Seal of the Golden Sun-- the highest Shambhala teachings.

 
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Shambhala Sun Summer Camp
August 3 - 10, 2014
Shambhala Sun Summer Camp is an annual gathering for children ages 10 – 16 where they discover themselves, their world and each other in a fresh and genuine way.

 
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Summer Vajrayana Retreat
August 16 - 24, 2014
All vajrayana students are welcome! The retreat will be structured to meet group practice requirements for ngondro and werma.

 
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Family Camp
August 16 - 24, 2014
An annual tradition that many parents acknowledge as the highlight of their year. Gather together with the whole family, enjoy the qualities of sweet summer life, and experiencing the beauty of Dorje Denma Ling and the surrounding area.

 
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Summer Weekthun
with Timothy Addison
August 16 - 24, 2014
Enhance your life by spending a week practicing meditation. Your practice will include contemplative meals and walks, exercise, sitting and walking meditation.

 
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Vajrayogini Amending the Mantra Fire Offering
with Larry Mermelstein
September 4 - 14, 2014
For eligible Shambhala vajrayana students who have completed their Vajrayogini requirements by numbers or time.

 
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Shambhala Training: Great Eastern Sun, Windhorse and Drala
with Mary Campbell
September 5 - 11, 2014
A rich opportunity to complete the first three courses of the Sacred Path program of Shambhala Training in the powerful and intense environment of a residential program. Open to graduates of Enlightened Society Assembly.

 
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Mahamudra Vipashyana
with Dorje Loppon Lodro Dorje
September 19 - 28, 2014
We will practice key instructions from Karmapa’s short and long texts, Pointing Out the Dharmakaya and Ocean of Definitive Meaning.

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

The Heart of Buddhist Psychology - Lessons from the Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma
with Joseph Litven
September 20 - 27, 2014
With mindfulness-awareness practice, reflections, discussions, experiential exercises, and spontaneous creative expression, we will explore the basic tenants of Buddhist psychology and its relevance to 21st-Century life.

 
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Atlantic Regional Conference
October 3 - 5, 2014
Come join us in a weekend celebration of the Shambhala Community in the Atlantic provinces!

 
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Fall Take Down
October 10 - 13, 2014
Work, practice and celebrate Thanksgiving with us while earning $25/day program credit.

 
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The Art of Ikebana
with Stéphane Bédard
October 17 - 19, 2014
Those with all levels of experience (including none!) are invited to join in for a joyful workshop with Kalapa Ikebana Master Instructor Stéphane Bédard.

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

Mindfulness for Education Professionals
with Robyn Traill
October 24 - 26, 2014
A professional development program on mindfulness and contemplative techniques, for educators working with children and adolescents from grades primary through 12.

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

Shambhala Training: The Four Dignities
with Christine Sloan
November 7 - 12, 2014
Studying the 'Dignities' in a retreat environment gives us the opportunity to go much deeper. Completion of this program means completing the Meek, Perky, and Outrageous/ Inscrutable levels of the Sacred Path program.

 
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Hooked, Obsessed, and Addicted: Working with Habitual Patterns Through Mindfulness
with Joseph Litven
November 14 - 16, 2014
During this meditation workshop, we will explore the nature of our habitual patterns in order to transform them into wisdom.

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

Kurukullā Intensive
with Walker Blaine
November 21 - 23, 2014
The retreat will include all aspects of the sadhana and concentrate on feast practice specifically dedicated to the growth of Dorje Denma Ling and surrounding community.

 
Location: Dorje Denma Ling

Healing and Transformation with Maitri
with Timothy Walker
November 29 - December 6, 2014
A powerful course in emotional healing for anyone interested in reclaiming wholeness through synchronizing body, mind and spirit.