Holiday Ngöndro Retreat with Acharya Dale Asrael: Full Paying Participants

Acharya Dale Asrael

December 26, 2010–January 2, 2011

Tuition $0 + 7 nights

Whether you are seeking to establish your ngöndro practice or are an experienced practitioner, join us for this special winter program. By practicing in a group context while also fostering camaraderie and celebration, we will increase both our personal and the group’s windhorse, thus giving power and potency to the vision of Shambhala. All ngöndro practitioners are warmly invited to this practice intensive. This retreat fulfills the group practice requirement for Rigden Ngöndro practitioners.

Prerequisite: Shambhala Vajrayana Seminary

Acharya Dale Asrael has been leading meditation retreats internationally since 1980, focusing on the practices of the three yanas of Buddhadharma. An associate professor at Naropa University in the Transpersonal Counseling Psychology, Buddhist Studies and Contemplative Education departments, she also trains meditation instructors who wish to serve in hospices, prisons and homeless shelters.

Our intent is to encourage and support intensive practice opportunities for Shambhala community members.
For those ngöndro practitioners who are not able to afford our regular room and board rates we are offering special discounted room and board rates.
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Your actual accommodations will be determined a few days prior to program arrival.

Acharya Dale Asrael

Acharya Dale Asrael leads retreats and meditation programs internationally.  She was appointed Dean of Meditation Instructors for Shambhala International by Sakyong Mipham, Rinpoche.  Dale studies qigong with, and has been authorized to teach by, Daoist lineage-holder Eva Wong.  Dale is an Associate Professor at Naropa University, in the Mindfulness-based Transpersonal Counseling Psychology and Master of Divinity programs. She is the founder and teacher of Naropa’s Mindfulness Instructor Training program.

Program Details

Financial aid is available for this program.