Program Details

Way of Shambhala: Fearlessness in Everyday Life


with Shelley Pierce & Greg Wolk
May 16 / 6:30 PM - June 20 / 9:00 PM

Fearlessness In Everyday Life, is the fourth class in the Way of Shambhala curriculum and is the complementary class to Way of Shambhala I: Level IV Awakened Heart.


Working with fear is at the heart of warriorship, and this class will explore in more depth the Mahayana teachings on emptiness. One will be taught how to relax into the openness beyond hope and fear. We learn to see things as they are rather than how we conceive them to be.


The Way of Shambhala is our core practice and education program. It includes five Shambhala Training weekend programs (Levels I through V), and five companion 5-week classes (Meditation in Everyday Life through Wisdom in Everyday Life). You are encouraged to do both together, but it is possible to do just the weekends in order, or just the classes in order. To proceed beyond WoS I, all weekends and week night classes are required.


Prerequisite: Joy in Everyday Life


Location: Seattle Shambhala Center, 3107 E Harrison St, Seattle.


Class Limit: 32; Current Status: Open


Registration: Program will open for registration six weeks prior to start of class. The center would greatly appreciate online registration so you can receive any pre-class information and the center can anticipate class size for food and material preparation.


Payment Options: You may pay online by credit or debit card through PayPal (it is not necessary to have a PayPal account) or by mailing a check to the center. We accept payment plans, e.g. post-dated checks. Registration is confirmed by payment.


Generosity Policy: Our program fees are set at a level that will cover our costs, and the generosity of our members and program participants is what ensures the continuity of our programs and sustainability of our Center. However, we are committed to making it possible for everyone to participate in our programs regardless of financial circumstances. If the fee for a program presents an obstacle to your participation, please contact our Director of Practice and Education, Adrienne Papermaster, adriennepaper@gmail.com at the time of registration to pre-arrange a reduced amount that will make it possible for you to attend.


For Questions with respect to:
This Program: contact Randy Jeter, randaljeter@gmail.com
Registration: contact David Tallent, david_tallent@yahoo.com
Generosity: contact Adrienne Papermaster, adriennepaper@gmail.com

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