Acharya and Kalapa Council Retreat with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche
March 30–April 6, 2014
- $295.00 – program fee + free room and board
Shambhala Mountain Center is pleased to host Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche in his annual retreat with the Shambhala Acharyas and Kalapa Council. We look forward to seeing you in March as you deepen in retreat on this sacred land.
The Acharyas and Kalapa Council will be assigned housing in the lodges. Please let us know on the following page if you have a room mate request or a health-related housing need.
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche is the head of the Shambhala lineage. An incarnation of Mipham the Great, he is the dharma heir and son of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Shambhala Mountain Center’s founder. Sakyong Mipham is the spiritual director of Shambhala, a global network of meditation and retreat centers, and the author of the national bestseller Turning the Mind into an Ally, as well as Ruling Your World , Running with the Mind of Meditation and The Shambhala Principle. His background embraces both Eastern and Western cultures. Born in Bodhgaya, India, the site of the Buddha’s enlightenment, he grew up in Boulder, Colorado, and received his spiritual training from his father and other distinguished lamas. In addition to Shambhala, the Sakyong also holds the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages of Tibetan Buddhism. An avid poet, artist and athlete, he travels extensively teaching throughout the world.