Programs

Prices
  • Commuting – $241.00
  • Dorm Yurt, Men's – $294.00
  • Dorm Yurt, Women's – $294.00
  • Prajna Double – $465.00
  • Prajna Queen Double (shared bed) – $465.00
  • Prajna Queen Single – $780.00
  • Tara Mandala Camping – $241.00

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.

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Awakening the Compassionate Heart: Mind Training (Lojong) for Our Times

With Lopön Chandra Easton

August 31 - September 2, 2018

A Meditation Retreat. Mind Training (Lojong) offers practical and inspiring teachings for cultivating compassion, patience, and perspective. With a particular focus on integrating all of your life’s experiences onto the path of awakening, these pithy teachings help you to bring your practice into your life and develop a greater capacity to feel compassion for yourself and others. In this retreat, you will learn mindfulness meditation and the compassion practice called Tonglen (Sending & Receiving). The retreat will include teachings, guided meditations, and discussion. This retreat is open to everyone. No prior meditation experience required.

“When the world is filled with misery, 
transform all adversity onto the path of awakening.”
– Slogan 11 of The Seven Point Mind Training by Chekawa Yeshe Dorje
Suggested Dana: $90 – $120

Teacher

Lopön Chandra Easton
Lopön Chandra Easton is a teacher and translator of Tibetan Buddhism, focusing on the lineage of Machig Labdrön and Lama Tsultrim Allione. She has taught Buddhism and Yoga since 2001 and co-translated “Sublime Dharma: A Compilation of Two Texts on the Great Perfection.” She is currently on the Tara Mandala Bay Area…
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