This Week in Shambhala, November 24, 2016

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Welcome to Maine Shambhala Meditation Centers.

Our Fall Season Schedule is up online. We invite you to check out our classes and retreats in Brunswick, Portland and Rockland.
Our website offers a lot of information regarding local offerings, information about meditation, Shambhala International, our structure, contacts and more.
However, if you would be more comfortable connecting with a person directly, please contact us as [email protected] We will be in touch shortly after receiving your inquiry.

HIGHLIGHTS:

 

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Pema Study Group - Autumn 2016

SERVICE AS PATH:

The Fall Season schedule has been posted online. There are a number of wonderful weekend retreats scheduled.
If you have completed Level III training, we invite you to consider staffing one of the weekends. You would also need to have already completed the Level that you are interested in staffing. Please contact the coordinator of the program as listed on each of the Event Pages directly.
Thank you for your willingness to service our sangha through this very rewarding opportunity.

 

THIS WEEK IN BRUNSWICK, PORTLAND & ROCKLAND:

Thursday, November 24, 2016

7:00 PM Thursday night ‘Just Sit’ in Brunswick

Umdze: Ryan McMann

Friday, November 25, 2016

7:00 PM Friday Night ‘Just Sit’ in Portland

Umdze: TBD

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Sunday, November 27, 2016

9:00 AM Sunday Meditation. in Brunswick

Umdze: Jess Maurer

9:00 AM Sunday Meditation. in Portland

Umdze: TBD

Monday, November 28, 2016

6:30 PM Pema Study Group in Brunswick
6:30 PM Heart of Recovery. in Portland

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

6:30 PM Shambhala Household in Brunswick
6:30 PM Making Friends with Yourself- in Portland

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

7:00 PM Wednesday Night ‘Just Sit’ in Portland

Umdze: TBD

Thursday, December 1, 2016

7:00 PM Thursday night ‘Just Sit’ in Brunswick
Umdze: Patrick Civiello

Friday, December 2, 2016

7:00 PM Friday Night ‘Just Sit’ in Portland

Umdze: TBD

7:00 PM Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky in Brunswick

Saturday, December 3, 2016

8:30 AM Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky in Brunswick

Sunday, December 4, 2016

8:30 AM Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky in Brunswick

9:00 AM Sunday Meditation. in Portland

Umdze: TBD

9:00 AM Sunday Meditation. in Brunswick- CANCELLED

 

PRACTICE, STUDY, AND CONVERSATION IN COMMUNITY (Drop-ins Welcomed):

Sundays:
Sunday Morning Meditation- in Portland:
Sunday Morning Meditation- in Brunswick:

Mondays:
Heart of Recovery– in Portland
PEMA Study Group- Brunswick- Most Mondays- Check Calendar

Wednesdays:
Just Sit in Portland

Thursdays:
Just Sit – in Brunswick

Fridays:
Just Sit– in Portland

 

AUTUMN SERIES CLASSES: Save the Dates 6:30-8:30PM

Nov/ Dec:
Shambhala Household in Brunswick. Begins November 1

AUTUMN WEEKEND RETREATS: Save the Dates

Shambhala Level I
Brunswick: January 6-8

Shambhala Level V
Brunswick -December 2

Sacred Path: Outrageous and Inscrutable-
Brunswick-January 20-22

COMMUNITY PRACTICES & CELEBRATIONS: Save the Dates

Shambhala Sadhana: Celebrated with Community Members & their families on the Full Moon
Portland:  December 13
Brunswick:
Sadhana of Mahamudra- TBD

Winter Solstice and Children’s Day in Brunswick-December 18

 

MI, TEACHER and GUIDE TRAINING
with Shastri Christopher St John & Shastri Angela Lutzenberger:
December 10-11-P & E Conference in Brunswick

 

UPCOMING REGIONAL PROGRAMS of INTEREST:

Karme Choling:

Golden Key-February 4 – 7, 2017
Drawing wisdom from the Shambhala root text The Letter of the Golden Key, learn the practice of enriching presence.

Warriors Assembly- February 11-22, 2017
Warrior Assembly is the culmination of the Shambhala Training Sacred Path program.

 

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