Program Listings


Nine-Day Mahamudra Retreat

With Acharya Richard John

June 21 - 30, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
A nine-day advanced mahamudra retreat following practice text "Pointing Out the Dharmakaya," the classic liturgy by Wangchuk Dorje, the Ninth Karmapa. […]

Scorpion Seal Assembly Year 4

With Acharya Eve Rosenthal

July 5 - 16, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
Prerequisites:  To register for this retreat you must have attended and completed all practice requirements for Scorpion Seal Assembly Years 1, 2 and 3. It is not necessary to apply to the Shambhala Office of Practice and Education in order to attend Scorpion Seal Assembly Year 4. […]

Family Camp 2019

With Pam Boyce

July 21 - 28, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
Family Camp is a magical week for parents and children to spend together with friends old and new at Dorje Denma Ling. […]

Warrior Assembly 2019

With Acharya Gaylon Ferguson and Shastri Mary Campbell

August 7 - 18, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
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. […]

Scorpion Seal 10 Gathering of the Clan

September 19 - 24, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
All SSA10 graduates are invited to join us at DDL for five days of practice, reflection, discussion, sensory delight, rest and relaxation. […]

Chöd Training & Practice: Severing Attachments to Obstacles

With Kristine McCutcheon

September 27 - October 1, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
Chöd is a powerful Vajrayana practice founded by Machik Lapdron in 11th century Tibet that couples Buddhist philosophy with indigenous Tibetan shamanic traditions. Chöd literally means […]

Atlantic Regional Conference 2019

October 4 - 6, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
Join us in a weekend celebration of the Shambhala sangha in the Atlantic provinces!

Mahamudra Retreat: Cultivating Stillness and Insight

With Elizabeth Callahan, Scott Wellenbach, Yeshe Palmo and Nancy Huszagh

October 16 - November 17, 2019
Dorje Denma Ling
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[…]