Weekthun III

Acharya Allyn Lyon

August 7–14, 2013

Tuition $100 + 7 nights
Acharya Allyn Lyon

Acharya Allyn Lyon

Weekthun III : August 7 – 14, 2013

The Dathun can be taken in it’s entirety or in weekly segments. If you wish to enter the Weekthün III, it is suggested that you have already completed at least one weekthün and are already familiar with oryoki.

Use this page to register ONLY for Weekthün III.

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

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. The cost for this service is $5 plus $20 per week. Laundry service is for those who will be attending two weeks or more.

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.


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.