Program Details

Shambhala Training Sacred Path: Meek and Perky (Westside)


with Robert Lehmann
March 22 / 7:30 PM - March 24 / 6:00 PM

To repeat a weekend: $60


The four dignities are introduced as both path and process, which describe a warrior's maturing and widening sphere of benevolent engagement in the world. The training in the dignities allows one to maintain awareness and delight at each stage.


Meek is a study of the grounded, humble and gentle beginning stages of a warrior's journey. Here, one trains to overcome arrogance - the primary obstacle to learning. Perky focuses on cultivating sharp, vibrant and uplifted energy through natural discipline.  Overcoming the trap of doubt, the warrior of Perky is able to accomplish his or her activities with a sense of nobility and ease.


Pre-requisite: Drala




Robert Lehmann has been a meditator in the Kagyu and Nyingma and Shambhala traditions for over 37 years. His original teacher was the Vidyadhara, the Ven. Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Since his passing, he has studied with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and Her Eminence Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche of the Mindrolling lineage. Robert and his wife Anne Fraser are retired and living in Carpinteria, CA with their two wonderful Lhasa Apsos. They also have three splendid children, all carving out their own paths.

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