Programs

Prices
  • Camping – $482.00
  • Men's Dorm Yurt – $623.00
  • Women's Dorm Yurt – $623.00
  • Prajna 3-Bed Room – $720.00
  • Prajna Double – $969.00
  • Prajna Queen Double – $1,341.00
  • Prajna Queen Single – $1,644.00

Date & Time Details: This retreat begins with a mandatory registration period from 2pm to 4pm on the first day and ends after lunch on the last day.

Location: Tara Mandala Retreat Center

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Registration Opens in November

Feeding Your Demons®: Kapala Training Level III

With Lama Tsultrim Allione and Pieter Oosthuizen

July 27 - August 1, 2018

Registration Opens in November

In Kapala Training Level III we will go further into Machig Labdrön’s lineage, learning specific new practices and deepening our understanding of the roots and branches of her lineage tree. Lama Tsultrim will give the Machig empowerment and associated practices during this retreat.

This is a required retreat for the Magyu Mother Lineage Program.

Prerequisites:

  • Completion of Kapala Training Levels 1 and 2
  • Completion of a total of 54 solo and 54 partner Feeding Your Demons® processes begun after Kapala Training Level 1
  • 108 hours of  “Supplication to the Great Mother Machig Labdrön”
  • 108 hours of “Transmitting the Meaning of the Mother” with “Cutting the Four Demons Loose into Space”
    • You may choose how much time to spend with each (Transmitting the Meaning and Cutting the Four Demons) in one practice session.
  • 200 thirty-minute sessions of Taking and Waking
    • Or 100 hours total –  You can do as much time as you like in one practice session, but 30 minutes is the minimum per session.
  • Completion of the Three Yana Retreat
  • Completion of the Chöd* Retreat (Chögyal Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche)

 

In Kapala Training Level 3 you will receive:

  • The Empowerment of Machig Labdrön
  • The practice of “Opening the Gate to Space”*
  • Feeding Your Demons® with dreams figures
  • Collective Societal, Cultural, and Historical Demons
  • Organizational and Group-dynamic Demons
  • The Fourth Demon: Ego-clinging
  • Extended Ally processes with the journey

 

Suggested Dana: $180-$240

Teachers

Lama Tsultrim Allione
Lama Tsultrim Allione is founder and resident lama of Tara Mandala.  She is author of Women of Wisdom and Feeding Your Demons. Born in New England to an academic/publishing family, she traveled to India in her late teens and was ordained as a Buddhist nun at the age of 22…
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Pieter Oosthuizen
Pieter Oosthuizen is a teacher and entrepreneur and a long-time student of Tibetan Buddhism. He has been teaching various practices and retreats in Lama Tsultrim’s lineage in the US and abroad since 2006, offering a blend of incisive insight and genuine compassion. He co-leads the Boulder Tara Mandala Sangha with…
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