Acharya Daniel Hessey

Acharya Daniel Hessey has been a student of Shambhala Buddhism since 1971 and has taught extensively throughout the U.S. and South America. Since 2004, he has studied the I Ching with Eva Wong, a Taoist Qigong lineage holder and translator of classical Chinese texts. Dan is also a former director of Shambhala Mountain Center.

Upcoming Programs by Acharya Daniel Hessey

Mindfulness: A Window to the Heart

June 15–18, 2017

This program has been cancelled. We are living in a time where personal experience is not always valued or appreciated. Bringing attention to the breath is the first step in a profound journey to the heart of life. Along the way, we discover the natural wakefulness, gentleness and bravery that define who we truly are. […]

Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat Patron

Also Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Acharya Christie Cashman, Acharya Suzann Duquette and Andrea Doukas

October 5–13, 2017

Our Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat will be a week-long gathering for Shambhala Vajrayana practitioners of all levels. Senior teachers will guide Ngöndro, Werma, Scorpion Seal and Kurukulla/Jambhala tracks, allowing practitioners of each track to practice and study together. We will also gather as a whole sangha to receive teachings on the view of Vajrayana and […]

Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat Standard

Also Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Acharya Christie Cashman, Acharya Suzann Duquette and Andrea Doukas

October 5–13, 2017

Our Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat will be a week-long gathering for Shambhala Vajrayana practitioners of all levels. Senior teachers will guide Ngöndro, Werma, Scorpion Seal and Kurukulla/Jambhala tracks, allowing practitioners of each track to practice and study together. We will also gather as a whole sangha to receive teachings on the view of Vajrayana and […]

Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat Subsidized

Also Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Acharya Christie Cashman, Acharya Suzann Duquette and Andrea Doukas

October 5–13, 2017

Our Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat will be a week-long gathering for Shambhala Vajrayana practitioners of all levels. Senior teachers will guide Ngöndro, Werma, Scorpion Seal and Kurukulla/Jambhala tracks, allowing practitioners of each track to practice and study together. We will also gather as a whole sangha to receive teachings on the view of Vajrayana and […]

Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat

Also Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Acharya Christie Cashman, Acharya Suzann Duquette and Andrea Doukas

October 5–13, 2017

Join us for an enriching Shambhala Vajrayana community gathering! Through the collective engagement of practice and study, food, conversation, and celebration, our community will deepen, strengthen and gain confidence in being a part of the family of Mukpo together. Our Shambhala Vajra Sangha Retreat will be a week-long opportunity for Shambhala Vajrayana practitioners of all […]