Gift Of Liberation: The Four Flowers
October 13-21, 2017
Diamond Mountain, Arizona
We will continue with our Gift of Liberation series, which is based upon the Lam Rim teachings of Pabongka Rinpoche, in his seminal book, "Liberation Thrust into the Palm of Your Hand". Geshe Michael will further the teachings of karma in this residential retreat, in the beautiful high desert of Arizona, USA.
The program will include a 2 and a half day silent, personal retreat in the retreat valley of Diamond Mountain to deeply integrate the teachings. Included also is daily meditation, yoga, a fire-offering for peace and many other activities.
Master Kamalashila Part IV
Dreams & Lightning
Oct 23-27, 2017
Diamond Mountain, AZ
In this final course of Master Kamalashila: Meditations on the Diamond Cutter Sutra, Geshe Michael Roach teaches the deepest meanings of ultimate reality and how to reach those states using a series of meditations from Master Kamalashila's commentary. Each meditation is designed to increase and stabilize our understanding, step-by-step.
This program is designed to inspire deep practice and contemplation. Each day, Geshe Michael will teach one class early in the morning, with healthy juices and food for a clear mind. Then, for the rest of the day, each participant will practice on their own in the solitude and beauty of the high desert of Arizona.
Swimming Past the 6 Problems of Life
December 8-15, 2017
For the second year, we return to Thailand for another installment of the Gift of Liberation series, which is based upon the Lam Rim teachings of Pabongka Rinpoche, in his seminal book, "Liberation Thrust into the Palm of Your Hand". At this retreat on the stunning beaches of Thailand, Geshe Michael Roach will teach us how to identify the six majors problems that most people experience at one time or another, and the how to finally end them.