The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

Adana Barbieri

April 21–23, 2017

Tuition $150 + 2 nights

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. This immersive weekend workshop helps us open to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation and begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings. This program is recommended for new and experienced meditators, as well as those looking to enrich their existing spiritual path.


You will receive a copy of Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Adana Barbieri

Adana​ Barbieri​ is a senior teacher and student of Shambhala​,​ having begun her studies initially with the Chögyam Trungpa, Rinpoche in Boulder in 1974.​ ​She has served in various capacities at SMC, most recently as the Director of Community Health and Well Being. She is a founding partner of DralaGroup, LLC, ​which is working to develop a model for contemplative cohousing communities​. Adana ​is ​also ​a founding member and​ ​​the​ Executive Director of Courageous Women, Fearless Living a non-profit organization that runs retreats for women touched by cancer.

Program Details

Financial aid is available for this program.