“How-to” in Shambhala

with Shastri Betsy Pond

February 24th

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    Room: Main Shrine Room

    Price:

    • $10 donation requested, but not required

     

    “How-to” in Shambhala with Shastri Betsy Pond

    * Relating with the shrine

    * Shrine room positions

    * Timekeeping and leading the chants

     

    Date: Sunday, February 24, 2019 Time: 9:30am – 12:00 Noon

    Donation: $10 (If you can, it helps keep the lights on)

     

    Open to Everyone—new to the path, experienced, or simply curious

     

    This class is an opportunity to become familiar with the main meditation hall through instruction and hands-on practice. Class includes handouts on areas covered. If you are interested in lending a hand at the Center, this is a good place to start!

     

    Schedule

    9:30am Coffee, tea, snacks

    10:00am Shrine room

                       Relating with the shrine

                              Meaning

                              Set up

                              Cleaning

                       Gatekeeper position—holding the space

    10:45 Break

    11:00 Umdze/Timekeeper

                       Lighting the shrines

                       Gong

                       Gangi

                       Chants

    Noon Closing, followed by optional lunch at a nearby restaurant

     

     

     

    This is a Practice Assistant Apprentice program