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Lions Roar : September 2008
SHAMBHALA SUN SEPTEMBER 2008 84 Ligmincha Institute Charlottesville, Va. email@example.com / 434.977.6161 / www.ligminchastore.org www.ligmincha.org October 8–12: Dream Yoga The Practice of Lucid Dreaming as a Path to Enlightenment Dec. 27–Jan. 1: Ngondro The Foundation of Dzogchen Practice 2008 Fall and Winter Retreats With Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche dzogchen the natural great perfection DZOGCHEN RETREATS WITH LAMA SURYA DAS Dzogchen is the consummate practice of Tibetan Buddhism. Considered by many to be "the teaching of our time," Dzogchen is direct, immediate, essentialized, adaptable, and profound: a pure awareness practice applicable to any circumstance and readily integrated into modern life. Dzogchen, often translated as the Natural Great Perfection, directly introduces us to our inner Buddha, the inherent freedom, purity and perfection of being that is our true nature. Dzogchen Center Meditation Retreats are held across the country, throughout the year as shown below: DZOGCHEN MEDITATION RETREATS Garrison, NY Winter January 3 – 11, 2009 Joshua Tree, CA Spring March 21 – March 29, 2009 Garrison, NY Summer July 24 – August 2, 2009 MULTIPLE TEACHINGS DAILY • NOBLE SILENCE • BEAUTIFUL SURROUNDINGS VEGETARIAN MEALS • PRIVATE, SEMI-PRIVATE, AND DORM ROOMS AVAILABLE For complete information and secure on-line registration for all of these scheduled events, go to www.dzogchen.org/retreats, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 617-628 -1702. LAMA SURYA DAS is the author of The Big Questions (Rodale, 2007) and Buddha Is As Buddha Does, (HarperSanFrancisco, 2007). He is also the author of Natural Radiance (Sounds True),aswellasanumberof other books including Letting Go of the Person You Used to Be and the Awakening trilogy, which includes the classic Awakening the Buddha Within (Broadway). Lama Surya is a Lineage holder of Tibetan Buddhism in the Rime (non-sectarian) tradition. For over thirty years, including more than eight years in secluded retreat, he has studied with the great masters of Tibetan Buddhism.With his open and lively style, he is particularly effective in the transmission of Buddhism in viable Western forms by presenting Buddhist ethics and insight, as well as methods of practice, in a manner accessible to all. DZOGCHEN CENTER BUDDHISM FOR THE WEST Visit www.shambhala.com to receive a 20% discount on this and over 600 other great books! Zen H eart A beautifully simple reflection on what it means to be, rather than to try to be. —THOMAS MOORE, author of Care of the Soul he surprisingly simple se- cret to spiritual practice is this: learn to be present with at- tention. Do that, and the whole world around you becomes your teacher, and you’ll wake up to the sacredness of every moment of existence. Ezra Bayda provides a wealth of practical advice for making mindfulness a habit, no matter what the circumstances of your daily life. simple advice for living with mindfulness and compassion SEPT 80-99.indd 84 SEPT 80-99.indd 84 7/3/08 1:34:40 PM 7/3/08 1:34:40 PM