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The Women’s Group: Women in Spiritual Practice 10:00 AM
The Women’s Group: Women in Spiritual Practice
Apr 1 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
The Women's Group: Women in Spiritual Practice @ Fairfax | California | United States
The Women’s Group: Support for Women in Spiritual Practice Six Saturdays: Jan 21, Feb 11, March 11, April 1, May 6 and June 10 The Women’s Group provides a rich, supportive environment for women in spiritual practice. The group meets with Pat Berube once a month for three hours; each session includes meditation, teaching and sharing of experience. The group will be studying the book, Machik’s Complete Explanation: Clarifying the Meaning of Chöd, translated by Sarah Harding. In this book. Machik Lapdrön, the great eleventh century yogini, explains her unique[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Apr 3 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Apr 4 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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The Five Buddha Families 7:00 PM
The Five Buddha Families
Apr 6 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Five Buddha Families
The Five Buddha Families 6 Thursday evenings: March 23 – April 27, 7:00-8:30pm The Five Buddha Families represent the awakened energies of a Buddha, which lie dormant for most people.  All living beings are informed by these wisdom energies yet they are not recognized. They are inherent to who we are and they are the potential that eventually manifests as our Buddha nature. But for most of us they are obscured by disturbing emotions like anger, pride, desire, jealousy and ignorance. The Buddhist tantric path is a process of familiarizing ourselves[...]
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Shangpa Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Apr 7 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
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Shangpa Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Apr 8 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
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Shangpa Program Retreat 9:00 AM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Apr 9 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Shangpa Program Retreat
Open only to program participants.    
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Apr 9 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Apr 10 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Apr 11 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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The Five Buddha Families 7:00 PM
The Five Buddha Families
Apr 13 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Five Buddha Families
The Five Buddha Families 6 Thursday evenings: March 23 – April 27, 7:00-8:30pm The Five Buddha Families represent the awakened energies of a Buddha, which lie dormant for most people.  All living beings are informed by these wisdom energies yet they are not recognized. They are inherent to who we are and they are the potential that eventually manifests as our Buddha nature. But for most of us they are obscured by disturbing emotions like anger, pride, desire, jealousy and ignorance. The Buddhist tantric path is a process of familiarizing ourselves[...]
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Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi 10:00 AM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Apr 14 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Qigong: the Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi with Robin Winn Friday, April 14th, Monday, April 17th & Monday, April 24th; 10am – noon Beyond western medicine, beyond eastern medicine, there is a healing power accessible to all of us. Using gentle movements, a focused mind, and sound vibration, in these classes we will shift our awareness and upgrade our capacities to embody, heal and function at higher, more coherent levels. Based on an amalgam of modalities including Tibetan Buddhism, Wisdom Healing Qigong, NeuroMovement, and the Diamond Approach, this class is[...]
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Introduction to Human Design 10:00 AM
Introduction to Human Design
Apr 15 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Introduction to Human Design
Introduction to Human Design with Robin Winn Human Design is a synthesis of Astrology, the Chinese I Ching, the Hindu Chakra System, Judaic Kabbalah and Quantum Physics. It is a powerful, clear personality assessment tool, based on your unique Human Design Chart. Your chart is calculated using your birth information: time, date, and place of birth. Your chart shows your strengths and vulnerabilities, how you best make decisions and use your energy optimally, your work style, and your relationship path. Human Design is a great gift and modern tool for[...]
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Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Apr 16 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi 10:00 AM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Apr 17 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Qigong: the Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi with Robin Winn Friday, April 14th, Monday, April 17th & Monday, April 24th; 10am – noon Beyond western medicine, beyond eastern medicine, there is a healing power accessible to all of us. Using gentle movements, a focused mind, and sound vibration, in these classes we will shift our awareness and upgrade our capacities to embody, heal and function at higher, more coherent levels. Based on an amalgam of modalities including Tibetan Buddhism, Wisdom Healing Qigong, NeuroMovement, and the Diamond Approach, this class is[...]
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Apr 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Apr 18 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Apr 19 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation 9:30 AM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Apr 20 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Appearance and Recognition: The Stages of Mahamudra Meditation A Body-Based Meditation Retreat with Ari Goldfield Thursday-Sunday, April 20-23, 2017; 9:30 am – 4:00 pm daily External and internal appearances continually arise in our experience. As this happens, do we take what appears to be fixed and rigid in its identity, and as a result feel stuck, overwhelmed, cut off, or isolated? Mahamudra teaches a different way of relating with experience, via the four stages of recognition: recognizing appearances as mind; mind as emptiness; emptiness as spontaneous presence; and spontaneous presence as self-liberation. During this retreat we[...]
The Five Buddha Families 7:00 PM
The Five Buddha Families
Apr 20 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Five Buddha Families
The Five Buddha Families 6 Thursday evenings: March 23 – April 27, 7:00-8:30pm The Five Buddha Families represent the awakened energies of a Buddha, which lie dormant for most people.  All living beings are informed by these wisdom energies yet they are not recognized. They are inherent to who we are and they are the potential that eventually manifests as our Buddha nature. But for most of us they are obscured by disturbing emotions like anger, pride, desire, jealousy and ignorance. The Buddhist tantric path is a process of familiarizing ourselves[...]
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Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation 9:30 AM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Apr 21 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Appearance and Recognition: The Stages of Mahamudra Meditation A Body-Based Meditation Retreat with Ari Goldfield Thursday-Sunday, April 20-23, 2017; 9:30 am – 4:00 pm daily External and internal appearances continually arise in our experience. As this happens, do we take what appears to be fixed and rigid in its identity, and as a result feel stuck, overwhelmed, cut off, or isolated? Mahamudra teaches a different way of relating with experience, via the four stages of recognition: recognizing appearances as mind; mind as emptiness; emptiness as spontaneous presence; and spontaneous presence as self-liberation. During this retreat we[...]
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Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation 9:30 AM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Apr 22 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Appearance and Recognition: The Stages of Mahamudra Meditation A Body-Based Meditation Retreat with Ari Goldfield Thursday-Sunday, April 20-23, 2017; 9:30 am – 4:00 pm daily External and internal appearances continually arise in our experience. As this happens, do we take what appears to be fixed and rigid in its identity, and as a result feel stuck, overwhelmed, cut off, or isolated? Mahamudra teaches a different way of relating with experience, via the four stages of recognition: recognizing appearances as mind; mind as emptiness; emptiness as spontaneous presence; and spontaneous presence as self-liberation. During this retreat we[...]
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Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation 9:30 AM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Apr 23 @ 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Appearance and Recognition: the Stages of Mahamudra Meditation
Appearance and Recognition: The Stages of Mahamudra Meditation A Body-Based Meditation Retreat with Ari Goldfield Thursday-Sunday, April 20-23, 2017; 9:30 am – 4:00 pm daily External and internal appearances continually arise in our experience. As this happens, do we take what appears to be fixed and rigid in its identity, and as a result feel stuck, overwhelmed, cut off, or isolated? Mahamudra teaches a different way of relating with experience, via the four stages of recognition: recognizing appearances as mind; mind as emptiness; emptiness as spontaneous presence; and spontaneous presence as self-liberation. During this retreat we[...]
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind 6:30 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Apr 23 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the True Nature of Mind
Pointing out the Dharmakaya: Experiencing the Nature of Mind 7 Sunday Evenings: April 9 – May 28 (no class April 30); 6:30-8:00pm Mahamudra is a practice that leads one to directly experience the open, luminous, pure nature of mind. The Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje (1556–1603) is renowned for his three definitive texts on Mahamudra. Pointing Out the Dharmakaya is the most pith and accessible of these three. In this seven week class, through meditation and teachings, Lama Dondrup will lead us through the essential instructions of this text, giving us[...]
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Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi 10:00 AM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Apr 24 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Qigong: The Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi
Qigong: the Healing Practice of Cultivating Qi with Robin Winn Friday, April 14th, Monday, April 17th & Monday, April 24th; 10am – noon Beyond western medicine, beyond eastern medicine, there is a healing power accessible to all of us. Using gentle movements, a focused mind, and sound vibration, in these classes we will shift our awareness and upgrade our capacities to embody, heal and function at higher, more coherent levels. Based on an amalgam of modalities including Tibetan Buddhism, Wisdom Healing Qigong, NeuroMovement, and the Diamond Approach, this class is[...]
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation 7:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Apr 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Meditation
Opening the Gate: Monday Evening Quiet Meditation Every Monday at 7:00pm In these turbulent times, we are all looking for a place of sanctuary where we can find peace and meaning. Please join us on Monday evenings for a simple group meditation where we can feel the support of shared silence and discover the inner sanctuary that lies within each individual heart as well as our collective heart. Meditating with a group can be a powerful support for beginning or deepening your spiritual practice. Join Barbara Juniper on Monday evenings[...]
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Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong) 9:30 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Apr 25 @ 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Morning Meditation and Tibetan Yoga (Lujong)
Tuesday Morning Lujong (Tibetan Yoga) and Meditation Every Tuesday 9:30 – 11:00 am Meditation is a way to calm the mind and allow our natural deep well of serenity, love and wisdom to flourish in our hearts. minds and in our daily lives. But we all know it is not easy to sit quietly. To do so we need to have harmony between our body and mind, to be grounded in the present moment, and to feel stable, confident and whole. Lujong, Tibetan yoga, has been designed over centuries to[...]
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Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 7:00 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Apr 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters
Lineage and Transmission: The Shangpa Masters 6 Wednesday Evenings, April 19 – May 24, 2017; 7:00-8:30pm   “Without lineage there is no Buddhism.  Buddhism is lineage.” Tai Situ   It is through lineage and transmission that we come to have a direct experience of our potential to be free of the confusion and ignorance which perpetuates so much suffering for ourselves.  The lineage and the teacher is the actual catalyst which illuminates the path and leads us to the freedom of resting in our true nature.  Through this relationship, our[...]
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The Five Buddha Families 7:00 PM
The Five Buddha Families
Apr 27 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
The Five Buddha Families
The Five Buddha Families 6 Thursday evenings: March 23 – April 27, 7:00-8:30pm The Five Buddha Families represent the awakened energies of a Buddha, which lie dormant for most people.  All living beings are informed by these wisdom energies yet they are not recognized. They are inherent to who we are and they are the potential that eventually manifests as our Buddha nature. But for most of us they are obscured by disturbing emotions like anger, pride, desire, jealousy and ignorance. The Buddhist tantric path is a process of familiarizing ourselves[...]
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Sungkor Meeting 10:00 AM
Sungkor Meeting
Apr 29 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sungkor Meeting @ Fairfax | California | United States
Sungkor meeting. Open only to Sungkor participants.
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Death Cafe – An Open Conversation 3:00 PM
Death Cafe – An Open Conversation
Apr 30 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Death Cafe - An Open Conversation
    The Clear Light Institute of Sukhasiddhi Foundation invites you to join the conversation:   A Death Cafe is an open, respectful, confidential and safe space where people can discuss death and impermanence, and reflect on what is of most importance and value in life. We live in a culture that denies old age, sickness, death and impermanence. Death Cafe opens the discussion and aspires to provide a safe space for all of us to evolve into a society that accepts death as a part of life. The venue[...]