Program Details

Vajrayogini Amending the Mantra Fire Offering

with Larry Mermelstein
September 4 / 4:00 PM - September 14 / 5:00 PM

 For eligible Shambhala vajrayana students who have completed their Vajrayogini requirements by numbers or time.  Dorje Denma Ling is an ideal place for fire offering practice.  

Full Program Tuition: 800 $ plus accommodations

We invite all who are able to do so to pay the full tuition rate.  By doing so, you are covering the direct cost of your stay here and contributing to our year round operations.   Interest free payment plans for 6 months are an option for those who choose this tuition level. 

Additional donations help us provide discounted tuition fees and scholarships for others.

Discounted Program Tuition: 550 $ plus accommodations

If the full tuition is unworkable for you, please pay the discounted rate if you can.  By doing so you contribute towards the cost of your being here .   If having 6 months to pay makes the discounted tuition possible for you, please choose this interest free option.  If you select this payment plan option, after finishing your registration, please call the registrar at DDL to set up the payment schedule.

Please Note:  Above prices include meals but not accommodations. (accomodations can also be included in monthly payment plans)

We offer the following lodging options:

Staying off-land: $5 per person per day $50 for the program

Your Own tent: 10$ per person per night $100 for the program

Dorm tent (sleeps up to 8): $15 per person per night, $f150 for the program

Wood Cabin: (sleeps up to 6) $ 25 per person per night $250 for the program

DDL tent:single occupancy $30 per night $300 for the program

Drala Cabin: double occupancy $40 per night $400 for the program

Hut: (double occupancy) $ 30 per person per night $300 for the program

Gyatso Lodge: $50 per night, $500 for the program Not likely to be available for this program.

Gyatso Lodge has double and triple rooms with shared hallway bathrooms.  The huts, tents, dorm tents and cabins share two outdoor bath-houses.


To register please click on the "Registration" button below or call us at (902) 657-9085


All program costs at Dorje Denma Ling are workable.  With either of the tuition choices above, we can provide a payment plan of up to 6 months, and we also match all scholarships that local Shambhala Centers grant to help their members attend programs.  If you have any questions about the financial aid or payment plans, please contact us at 902-657-9085x 13 or via email at  at least two weeks before the program begins.  Please note that we cannot arrange tuition discounts at registration.



Deposits will be refunded up to 30 days prior to the program, less a 10% administration fee. Deposits will be 50% refunded up to 10 days prior to the program. There is no refund of deposits for cancellations less than 10 days 
before the start of a program.

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