Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior with Jim Tolstrup
March 7–9, 2008
Shambhala Training is a secular meditation training that develops fearlessness, confidence, openness and gentleness towards ourselves and our world. These qualities arise out of meditation practice and study of Shambhala warriorship. Shambhala Training welcomes people of all religious traditions as well as those who do not follow a particular spiritual path.
In Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior, we will learn to recognize habitual patterns and discover fearlessness.
Prerequisite: Shambhala Training Level I
Recommended Reading: Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Jim Tolstrup is a longtime director of Shambhala Training programs and former resident director of Shambhala Training at Shambhala Mountain Center. He is also a student of indigenous wisdom traditions and has led numerous workshops focusing on meditation and the development of a sacred outlook toward environmental stewardship. Jim is the executive director if the High Plains Environmental Center in Loveland, Colorado.
Jim Tolstrup, a director of Shambhala Training, has been a practitioner of indigenous wisdom traditions since 1977. He is president of Cankatola Ti Ospaye, a non-profit that supports Native American elders. As the Executive Director of the High Plains Environmental Center in Loveland, Colorado, he works with land developers to “restore nature where we live, work and play.”’
Financial aid is available for this program.