Shambhala Sacred Path: Perky with Jim Yensan

Jim Yensan

May 9–11, 2010

Tuition $175 + 2 nights

As the second of the four dignities, Perky 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

Jim Yensan has been practicing meditation for nearly 40 years, taking his Buddhist vows with his teacher, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, in 1973. He has been teaching in the Buddhist and Shambhala traditions for about 30 years, and has taught all of the Shambhala Training levels in locations throughout North America. Jim has also lived at and directed both land and city meditation centers within the Shambhala organization. He currently teaches a course based on Shambhala principles at Naropa University and supports himself as a computer consultant.

Jim Yensan

Jim Yensan has practiced meditation for nearly 40 years. He took his Buddhist vows with Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche in 1973 and has taught Shambhala Training levels throughout North America. Jim has lived at and directed both land and city meditation centers within the Shambhala organization. He currently teaches a course based on Shambhala principles at Naropa University.

Program Details

Financial aid is available for this program.