Warrior Assembly 2019

August 7th—August 17th

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  • $1400.00 Full Tuition

The Shambhala Office of Practice and Education and Dorje Denma Ling are pleased to offer Warrior Assembly for 2019.

Building on Enlightened Society Assembly and the Sacred Path programs, Warrior Assembly introduces powerful practices and teachings on the Ashe principle. This Assembly focuses on how to develop fearlessness in engaging as a warrior in the world. The preparation required for Warrior Assembly is listed below.

Warrior Assembly is a prerequisite for attending Sacred World Assembly.


Registering for Warrior Assembly is a three-part process as follows:

(1) Apply to the Office of Practice and Education at Shambhala International based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. You can apply to Shambhala International after January 3, 2019 here.  (Note: you will have to log into the Shambhala Database in order to complete your application.)
(2) If you are accepted to attend, you will receive an email including a special registration code. Return to this page, complete the registration and enter the code where asked.
(3) Pay your deposit. Your deposit reserves your spot in the program as well as puts you in the queue for housing.

The Office of Practice and Education endeavours to process applications as quickly as possible, but it can sometimes take up to 8 weeks. 


Materials Fee: You will receive materials with this program. The cost will be around $300. An exact amount will be known closer to the program.

All prices quoted on this website are in Canadian currency.


Please plan on arriving between 3 - 6pm on August 7, 2019, for check-in and registration. Dinner is offered at 6:30pm. The program begins at 7:30pm. August 18 is departure day; you are free to leave at any time.


  • Enlightened Society Assembly (and its prerequisites)
  • Sacred Path programs (including Golden Key)
  • Basic Goodness series
  • Completion of a weekthün (in addition to the one done before Enlightened Society Assembly)
  • One letter of reference from your meditation instructor, centre director, shastri, or acharya
  • Membership in your local Shambhala Meditation Centre/Group or a Shambhala International membership. For more information on membership, contact your local Shambhala Centre or visit http://www.shambhala.org/community/membership/  If you live in a remote area where centre membership is not possible, you can become a member of Shambhala by contacting Thomas Cory at [email protected].


  • This program requires pre-authorization in order to register. An authorization code will be included in your acceptance letter.
  • Registration will open in the new year. Stay tuned for updates.


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