Midsummer’s Day Celebration

Sunday, June 18

Celebrating summer solstice to reinvigorate the centre after our winter hiatus!


11:00 am – Lhasang – traditional offering of juniper smoke to purify and energize.

~ Music and games for kids of all ages ~

12:30 pm – Potluck Picnic Lunch – Bring your favourite summer picnic food to add to our hamburgers and hotdogs!

1:30 pm – Aimless wandering to Denma Ling’s power spots!

2:30 pm – Shambhala anthem and conclusion of celebration

Everyone welcome and please register so that we know you are coming. 


Summer volunteer opportunities still available

Whether you stay for the summer, a month, or two, your service at Dorje Denma Ling is warmly welcome.

Summer positions are open now until the end of September, 2017. Choose from these arrival options:  June 15, July 6, July 13 or August 3. For more information click here  Volunteer at Dorje Denma Ling.  We look forward to hearing from you!


Only one hour from Halifax International Airport – (see Google Maps)

Dorje Denma Ling is Canada’s only Shambhala International residential program centre. It was founded in 1992 under the auspices of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and his son and heir, the Sakyong, Mipham Rinpoche.

Volunteer at Dorje Denma Ling

Volunteer at Dorje Denma Ling. Deepen your connection to meditation and learn new skills while serving the centre.