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Sky Lake Lodge

 
Location: Sky Lake

Contentment in Everyday Life
April 14 - May 12, 2014
Contentment can be hard to find. Much of the time we search for contentment in things, achievements or relationships. With meditation and contemplation practice, we can relax with ourselves as we are and appreciate simple human experience

 
Location: Sky Lake

Bud to Blossom: Spring Kado Retreat
with Marcia Shibata
April 18 - 21, 2014
THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULL! PLEASE CONTACT programs@sky-lake.org to be placed on the wating list, and look for the program to be given again next year.
An intensive 3 1/2day program including demonstrations, sitting, Dharma talks, Kado prctice, outside wa

 
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Shambhala Sadhana Practice
April 21, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Being Brave Live Online Retreat
with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche & Pema Chödron
May 3 - 4, 2014
Being Brave will explore how meditation practice develops a greater sense of interconnectedness, and rouses strength to cultivate enlightened society. How can we apply inner peace and bravery to develop outer compassionate action? Global spiritual wisdom

 
Location: Sky Lake

Entering Sacred World, the Magical Heart of Shambhala, through Ngondro and Werma Practice
with Henry Chapin
May 9 - 17, 2014
WE ARE VERY SORRY, WE HAVE HAD TO CANCEL THIS PROGRAM.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
May 12, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
May 13, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
May 19, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Foraging, Feasting & Botanical Potions: Herbal Retreat
with Dina Falcone
May 31 - June 1, 2014
Come explore the beauty and the bounty of the gardens, fields and woods in this weekend course. We will cover information encouraging the daily use of herbs for food, medicine and pleasure.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
June 9, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
June 10, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
June 16, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
July 8, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
July 14, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Summer Shambhala Weekthun
with Arawana Hayashi
July 18 - 25, 2014
A summer week of practice at beautiful Sky Lake. Fulfills weekthun requirements. Weekthun is an intensive, week-long meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
July 21, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

OPEN EYES / MOVING IN SPACE: A Contemplative Arts Retreat
with Arawana Hayashi & Barbara Bash
July 25 - 31, 2014
This retreat offers an opportunity to connect more deeply with one's creativity in a meditative environment, within a supportive community of like-minded makers of things, and in dialogue with the magic and power of nature.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
August 11, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
August 12, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
August 18, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
September 8, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
September 9, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky
with Andrea Darby
September 12 - 14, 2014
Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind—a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. We trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment
Prerequisite: Level IV W

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
September 15, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human
October 3 - 5, 2014
This program combines meditation instruction, talks, discussion groups and one on one meetings. Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, w

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
October 13, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
October 14, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
October 20, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
November 10, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
November 11, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
November 17, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Ashe Society Stroke Practice
December 8, 2014
Stroke practice for graduates of Warrior Assembly, 2nd Monday of every month.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
December 9, 2014
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Sadhana Practice
December 15, 2014
The Shambhala Sadhana is open to everyone who has received its reading transmission (lung), and taken the Enlightened Society Vow. We will practice the third Monday of every month at Sky Lake.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
January 13, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Chakrasamvara Retreat
with Larry Mermelstein
January 30 - February 8, 2015
Restricted retreat for those who have completed Vajradhatu Chamkrasamvara Abisheka.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
February 10, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
March 10, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
April 14, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
May 12, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
June 9, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
July 14, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
August 11, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
September 8, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
October 13, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.

 
Location: Sky Lake

Open House with Dharma Talk
November 10, 2015
Second Tuesday of each month. Community sitting and walking meditation from 6-7 pm with instruction available. Tea and socializing then Dharma Talk at 7:15 pm. A great introduction to Shambhala teachings and community.