Silent Meditation Intensive

Shastri Loden Nyima

August 30–September 1, 2019

Tuition $100 + 2 nights

Loden Nyima

This two-day practice intensive is designed for meditators looking to take a deep dive into their practice. Arriving Friday to settle in, this retreat offers 7 hours of meditation on both Saturday and Sunday. Silence is an integral part of this retreat and will be practiced throughout the weekend. Minimal instruction on the practice of sitting meditation, walking meditation, and mindful eating will be offered.

Not suitable for novice meditators.

 

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Please note

This program ends at 8:15 pm on Sunday. The SMC shuttle service is only available the following morning. Please book an additional night if you plan to book travel assistance. Select “add extra night- 25% off” in the upper right-hand corner of the registration page.

 

Tentative Schedule

Arrival Day (Friday)
2-5 pm   Arrival

6:30-7:30 pm   Dinner

7:30 pm   Orientation, Welcome

 

Program Day (Saturday)

7:30 – 8:30am   Breakfast

9:00 am – 12:00 pm   Meditation

12:30 – 1:30 pm  Lunch

1:30 – 3:00 pm   Rest/ROTA

3:00 – 6:00 pm   Meditation

6:30 – 7:15 pm   Dinner

7:30 – 8:15 pm   Mediation

 

Final Program Day (Sunday)

7:30 – 8:30 am   Breakfast

9:00 am – 12:00 pm   Meditation

12:30 – 1:30 pm   Lunch

1:30 – 3:00 pm   Rest/ROTA

3:00 – 6:00 pm   Meditation

6:30 – 7:15 pm   Dinner

7:30 – 8:15 pm   Mediation (*optional program/lodging night)

 

Departure Day (Monday)

7:30 – 8:30 am   Breakfast

9:00 am  Departure

Shastri Loden Nyima

Shastri Loden Nyima is a fully ordained Buddhist monk. He lived at Gampo Abbey from 2009 – 2017 where he completed shedra studies, practiced intensively, and served in various roles including as Shastri. He now lives and teaches at Shambhala Mountain Center, and spends a portion of each year in retreat.

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