Shastri Chuck Whetsell

May 16–18, 2013

Tuition $175 + 2 nights

Perky is the second of the four dignities and focuses on cultivating sharp, vibrant and uplifted energy through natural discipline. Overcoming the trap of doubt, the warrior of perky is able to accomplish his or her activities with a sense of nobility and ease. 

Prerequisite: Meek

Shastri Chuck Whetsell

Shastri Chuck Whetsell has been a student of the Shambhala lineage since 1975. He received his MA in Buddhist and Western psychology from Naropa Institute (now Naropa University) in 1979, and later obtained his PhD in psychology from the University of Kentucky. Dr. Whetsell has a private practice in Birmingham, Alabama. He also maintains a rolfing practice, having obtained his basic certification from the Rolf Institute in 1979. Shastri Whetsell completed the traditional three-year retreat at Gampo Abbey in 2010.

Program Details

Financial aid is available for this program.