Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior
with Charity Martin
November 22 / 7:00 PM - November 24 / 5:00 PM
Location: Sonoma Shambhala Center, 255 W. Napa Street, Sonoma, CA
Prerequisite: Completion of Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human
Price: $150; $90 for full-time students with student ID; $40 for repeaters. Scholarships are available; no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Please refer to our Generosity Policy at this location.
Shambhala Training is a series of contemplative weekend workshops suited for both beginning and experienced meditators and of benefit to people of any spiritual tradition. The simple and profound technique of mindfulness and awareness meditation is the basis of this secular path. At Shambhala Training workshops, participants study and practice Shambhala warriorship - a tradition of human bravery and leadership. This path shows how the challenges of daily life are opportunities for both contemplative practice and social action.
Participants at Shambhala Training Level 2 will work with the practice of mindfulness-awareness meditation to observe how they create a cocoon of habitual thoughts and attitudes to mask their fear. And they will learn that, despite this cocoon, the there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness. The weekend includes talks by the director, group meditation practice, discussion, and individual meetings with meditation instructors.
To reserve space in the weekend workshop, pre-register by clicking on the "Register" button below. The registration fee will be due in full at the Friday evening talk on November 22nd. To request a discounted fee, please contact Marci McCormick at firstname.lastname@example.org at least five days before that date.