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Sky Lake Lodge

 
Location: Sky Lake

Meditation and the Heart of Recovery: A meditation and 12-step weekend retreat
with Rick Redondo & Dallas Itzen
September 5 - 7, 2014
Meditation is a powerful tool for those in 12-step recovery, or anyone seeking better ways to work with destructive habits and difficult emotions. In this beautiful mountain setting and supportive environment, this weekend retreat will explore the View a

 
Location: Sky Lake

Heart of Recovery meeting
with Rick Redondo Dallas Itzen
September 7, 2014
A sharing support group bringing together meditation practice and
the Twelve Steps. Meetings are anonymous and confidential and explore
the relationship of addiction and recovery to our personal path as warriors,
bodhisattvas and meditators. Open to al

 
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

Joy in Everyday Life
with Steve Clorfeine
September 16 - October 7, 2014
Where do we find joy in our lives? Does it creep up on us? Do we spend much of our lives searching for it? According to the Shambhala Buddhist teachings, joy can be experienced in the most ordinary moments of life: in domesticity, work, or leisure. By cul

 
Location: Sky Lake

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human
with John Ankele
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

Shambhala Guide Training
with Eric Spiegel
October 10 - 13, 2014
A Shambhala Guide is a resource, friend, and host to newcomers within the context of Shambhala Center educational programs and events. By completing this training you prepare yourself to begin a practice of listening to, encouraging and supporting new peo

 
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

Listening Mind: A Weekend Retreat for Teens
with Roger Guest & Donna Stephens
October 17 - 19, 2014
A special gathering of young warriors, ages 12-15.
This program is designed for teens who wish to examine the principles of warriorship in the company of their peers. It presents meditation in a way that emphasizes having fun, learning useful skills and

 
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

The Inseparable Union of Feminine & Masculine Principles: The Essential Dynamic of Enlightenment
with Agness Au
October 24 - 26, 2014
The Buddhist teachings on the feminine and masculine principles of space and energy illustrate the opposing yet complementary dynamic, existing in all of reality. For both men and women alike, recognizing and balancing these principles offers an invaluab

 
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

Meditation Instructor Training
with Dale Asrael
December 12 - 17, 2014
Meditation Instructor Training will be offered as an intensive 5 day retreat.

 
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

Snow Lion Half Dathun
with Gaylon Ferguson & Arawana Hayashi
December 27, 2014 - January 10, 2015
Snow lions delight in crisp mountain air. They frolic and play in an atmosphere of basic splendidness enjoying freshness on the spot. Synchronizing body and mind, they radiate an unconditional healthiness that includes illness and health, life and death.

 
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

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior
January 16 - 18, 2015
This weekend workshop builds on the meditation practice introduced in Level I and explores how we create a cocoon of our habitual ways of thinking, often obscuring the brilliance of the world we live in. By opening to our own genuineness and tenderness, w

 
Location: Sky Lake

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

Spring Kado Retreat
with Marcia Shibata
April 22 - 27, 2015
An intensive 4+ day program including flower arranging demonstrations, sitting, Dharma talks, Kado prctice, outside walks, cutting our own materials, evening events, and the pleasure of working together as "practicing flowers is understanding how society

 
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.