Program Listings

New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice

May 30 - November 23, 2022
Dorje Denma Ling
You are invited to join the Dorje Denma Ling staff for the New Moon Sadhana of Mahamudra each month from May to November.

Annual Nine-Day Mahamudra Retreat

With Richard John

June 10 - 19, 2022
Dorje Denma Ling
This 9-day retreat will draw on the structure of Pointing Out the Dharmakaya by the ninth Karmapa, the liturgy used in the Kagyu three-year retreat. […]

Weekend Participation: Radiating the Great Eastern Sun

With John Rockwell, Eve Rosenthal and Guests

August 19 - 21, 2022
Dorje Denma Ling
We are so fortunate to have encountered the Shambhala teachings in this lifetime. Given the remarkable challenges facing the world, there is no better moment to embody and radiate the Great Eastern Sun in our heart.

(Online) The Shape of Awake®: Meditation and the Alexander Technique

With Hope Martin

September 9 - 15, 2022
Being upright is not just an arbitrary shape, it’s a perfect expression of meditation itself. In this 5 day meditation retreat, Hope Martin, a Master Teacher of the Alexander Technique, will help you establish ease, non-striving, and a friendly relationship to yourself in meditation and everyday activities.

(Online) Embodied Listening®

With Hope Martin

September 16 - 18, 2022
Embodied Listening® offers a way to move through blockages, challenges and uncertainty by tuning into your most reliable source for guidance — the wisdom of your body.

Vajrayogini Enriching Weekend 2022

With Mark Nowakowski and Rhea Colmar

October 7 - 9, 2022
Dorje Denma Ling
Join us at Dorje Denma Ling for a truly enriching experience. Together we can increase all of our life, merit, prosperity, intellect, confidence, and wisdom of complete liberation. […]

Chakrasamvara or Vajrayogini Practice Opportunity

Flexible Dates
Dorje Denma Ling
During the period when the Vajrakilaya Retreat is underway at Denma Ling, Chakrasamvara and Vajrayogini practitioners who wish to practice in a protected retreat container are invited to join us at Dorje Denma Ling.[…]

Vajrakilaya Retreat

With Larry Mermelstein

October 22 - November 25, 2022
Dorje Denma Ling
As the wrathful form of the Buddha Vajrasattva, Vajrakilaya embodies the enlightened activity of all the Buddhas. His practice is known to be the most powerful for removing all inner and outer obstacles, especially personal obstacles that affect our Dharma practice.[…]

Mahamudra Datun 2023: Discovering the True Nature of Mind

With Elizabeth Callahan, Scott Wellenbach and Nancy Huszagh

May 19 - June 18, 2023
Dorje Denma Ling
Register now and get CAD $100.00 off the program price. Offer valid until Feb 3, 2023.
When mind is without reference point, that is mahàmudrà. When you are accustomed to and familiar with this, unsurpassable awakening is attained. - Tilopa; Mahàmudrà: The Ocean of Definitive Meaning[…]