MI Gathering with MI Gathering with Acharya Adam Lobel and Acharya Dale Asrael
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE BERKELEY SHAMBHALA MEDITATION CENTER. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT AND THE WAITLIST HAS BEEN CLOSED.
A Shambhala International Program To be held at Berkeley Shambhala Meditation Center
For Meditation Instructors only
During this program the Sakyong’s instructions for the new Shambhala Meditation will be presented. We will have the opportunity to contemplate portions of the Shambhala Meditation text. We will also deepen our training in meditation instruction and practice the skills of feeling, being, and touching as a structure for our meetings with our meditation students. Download the PDF letter from Acharya Asrael for further information on this program. Please note: This will be the only Meditation Instructor Gathering on the West Coast in 2013.
Required: In preparation for the MI Gathering, participants are required to watch two presentations by Acharya Dale Asrael, "Shambhala Meditation Training Part 1 and 2." The first of these was presented on December 9, 2012; the second will take place on January 13, 2013. It would be great to watch these with other MIs at your centers, but you can also register individually and obtain recordings of the talks from the Shambhala Online recording library Click here.
Detailed Schedule:Thu March 14th: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PMFri March 15th: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PMSat March 16th: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PMSun March 17th: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Contact Noah Butter- noahbutter [at] gmail [dot] com
Berkeley Shambhala Meditation Center
2288 Fulton Street, Berkeley, 94720
If you are interested in finding lodging or sharing rides with sangha members, please refer to our Hospitality Board, where you will be able to register to use the site (by creating a username and password) and then will be able to post messages under the appropriate topic (either requesting or offering rides or housing). Here is the website for the Hospitality Board: shambhalahospitality.org If you have questions regarding how to use the site, please contact Fred Zingeser at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you cancel your reservation more than 14 days prior to the program, you will receive a full refund less a $15 processing fee. If you cancel between 2 to 14 days prior to the program you will recieve a 50% refund. No refunds or credits are issued for cancellations received fewer than 48-hours prior to the scheduled program.
When & Where
Northern California Shambhala
Northern California Shambhala is a community of meditation centers and study groups located in Berkeley, Davis, San Francisco, San Rafael, Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz, Sonoma, Sonora, Silicon Valley and Grass Valley. To locate a center near you, click here.
The Shambhala Lineage is a spirtual tradition founded on the principle that all beings are fundamentally good and deeply desire to create meaningful human society together. By bravely taking the time and space for self reflection we can both individually and communally awaken our inherent confidence, intelligence, and good will and desire for a better world.