Weekthun I

Acharya Allyn Lyon

July 24–31, 2013

Tuition $100 + 7 nights
Acharya Allyn Lyon

Acharya Allyn Lyon

Weekthun I is great for new and experienced meditators.  The Dathun can be taken in its entirety or in weekly segments.

Use this page to register ONLY for Weekthun I.

NOTE: To learn more about Dathün, read these Shambhala Times articles.

Special Offer

To make this program as accessible as possible, we are offering a special generosity policy of $50 per night rate for shared platform tent accommodations. This includes both lodging and meals. (This option is available on the program registration page and cannot be combined with other discounts or financial aid.)

Financial Aid

Partial scholarships are available. Read about our Financial Aid program. To apply, please check the Financial Aid Option when you register. You will be directed to the application page at the end of your registration process.

Payment and Cancellation Policy

Please review our Rates, Payments and Cancellations policy.

Laundry Services

Due to restrictions on water usage at Shambhala Mountain Center, the laundry for participants attending the Dathün will be done professionally off site. Laundry service is for those who will be attending two weeks or more, and costs $20 per week plus a one-time fee of $5, which will be due when you check in on your arrival date.

Acharya Allyn Lyon

Acharya Allyn Lyon is a senior teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition. She has served as director of Shambhala Mountain Center and has taught at Vajradhatu Seminary. Allyn has traveled and taught extensively in Europe, the U.S. and Mexico, as well as at Naropa University. She currently serves as resident Acharya at Shambhala Mountain Center and in  Los Angeles, California. Allyn is known for the clarity and directness of her teaching and for her irreverent sense of humor.

Program Details

Financial aid is available for this program.