Program Details

Way of Shambhala Level IV: Awakened Heart


with Steve Seely
April 26 / 6:30 PM - April 28 / 6:00 PM

The Way of Shambhala is a series of classes designed to awaken us to the potential of our lives. It teaches us to live meaningfully with joy; to deepen our intelligence and compassion, and to learn to unify the practical and the profound. Daily life becomes an opportunity to further cultivate these qualities.


In Level IV: Awakened Heart, we will further explore our perceptions of and relationship to our world. We do this with a sense of curiosity and openness so that we will have the clarity and respect to see it as it is. From this place of freshness, steadiness and non-struggle, the world automatically wakes us up and gives us the courage to engage more fully in a direct and conscious way.


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.


Prerequisites: Way of Shambhala Level III, Warrior of the World


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


Class Limit: 32; Current Status: Open


Registration and Payment: Program will open for registration six weeks prior to start of class. Please consider registering and paying online in advance to guarantee your seat and to receive any pre-class information. By doing so you help the Shambhala Center to plan effectively for staffing, food, and material needs. It is also an act of generosity, as it greatly reduces the volunteersí work for bookkeeping, handling money, and trips to the bank. This is greatly appreciated. You may pay by credit card through PayPal (it is not necessary to have a PayPal account) or by mailing a check to the center.


For Questions with respect to:
This Program: contact Keith Hitchcock, hitch3@gmail.com
Registration: contact David Tallent, david_tallent@yahoo.com
Generosity and work/study credit: contact Ryan Reilly, rionthelion@gmail.com

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