- What we Offer
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Overview of Offerings
Select Regional Programs
Windhorse Retreat Center:
Way of the Woman Warrior: Fearlessness and Gentleness
Through the practices of meditation, creativity, subtle body movements and aimless wandering in the nurturing beauty of nature, we will unplug from technology and plug into our own power and gentleness as women.
January 17-19 , 2014; Windhorse Retreat Center, Plymouth WI
Coming to Karmê Chöling:
Work, Wealth and Wisdom with Acharya Michael Greenleaf
Through sitting meditation, contemplation, talks and group discussion, in this workshop we will examine traditional Buddhist themes associated with happiness and prosperity, including discipline, decorum, insight and generosity.
December 9-11, 2013; Barnet, VT
Shambhala Mountain Center:
The Six Ways of Ruling: Surviving, Transforming, and Working with Others with President Richard Reoch
Why are other people so hard to work with? Why is it so difficult to get things done? And what about changing the course of history so that we don’t destroy ourselves and our planet in the meantime? If you find yourself asking these questions, and wishing there was another way of living and working with others, you might have a lot to offer during this weekend of learning and practicing.
January 31 – February 2, 2014; Shambhala Mountain Center
Red Feather Lakes, CO
Coming to Chicago:
Children’s Day: A Solstice Celebration
Acknowledge the beginning of the Sun’s ascent in the sky and its promise of growing light and rebirth. In honoring our children we touch our own unconditional child’s ever-present potential to experience each moment with awe and delight. Everyone is invited to partake in this annual celebration regardless of your age.
December 21, 2013; Chicago, IL
Coming to Milwaukee:
Shambhala Training Level II — Birth of a Warrior with Bill Hubbert
Having experienced a taste of basic goodness, we want to go forward. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask our fear. We begin to appreciate that there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness.
January 24-25; Milwaukee, WI
Coming to Minneapolis:
Shambhala Level III — Warrior in the World with Viki Adducci
Developing fearlessness by examining our habitual tendencies, we are willing to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness to our activities.
December 13-15; Minneapolis, MN
Madison Inter-Sangha Events:
Mindful Hearts, Skillful Needles
A monthly gathering of meditators who also do needlecrafts and want to discuss the application of the Buddha’s teachings to their art/craft and their life.
4th Monday of the month 6:30-8:30 pm
6333 University Ave., Middleton, WI