with Shastri Bill Brauer & Ella Reznikova

May 17th—May 19th

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  • $150 Full Price
  • $175 Patron Price
  • $75 Repeater Price

“The Four Dignities” are introduced as a path and a process, which describe a warrior's maturing and widening sphere of benevolent engagement in the world. The training in the dignities allows one to maintain awareness and delight at each stage. Meek presents the grounded, humble, and gentle foundation of the warrior's journey. One trains to overcome arrogance and to develop friendliness toward oneself and others.

There is an additional $25 materials fee for this course.

Pre-requisite: Levels I-V, GES, Windhorse, Drala

About the Teachers

Shastri Bill Brauer has been a member of the Shambhala community for 40 years, and was once the Executive Director of Karmê Chöling. He formerly was a consultant for large corporations on leadership training, succession planning, and developmental feedback programs throughout North America. In 2010, Shastri Brauer was empowered as a Shastri by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. He has fulfilled this role by leading Way of Shambhala classes, Dathüns (month-long meditation retreat), Meditation Instructor Training, and Shambhala Training Levels throughout North America, Eastern Europe, and most recently, Russia.

Ella Reznikova is a meditation teacher, Transformative Mediator, translator, and tireless reader and traveler. She likes to write short stories, mostly about her life in the Soviet Ukraine and her family. She lives with her husband in Vermont and works as a Scholarship Manager at Karmê Chöling Meditation Center.

Full Program Fee: $150 (+$25 materials fee)

Sponsor Program Fee: $175 (+$25 materials fee)
This price extends generosity to other participants. Thanks to you, we will be able to make more scholarships available to support people on the Shambhala path.

Repeater price: $75

Generosity Policy: No one will be turned away for financial reasons. Our generosity policy supports individuals who are undergoing financial hardship. Please contemplate how much you can truly offer at this time based on your circumstances. To inquire about financial assistance, please contact Gary Vu at least one week in advance of the program at [email protected]