Rigden Weekend with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

March 03, 2012 - March 04, 2012
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

March 2, 7-9pm -  Public Talk (open to all)/First talk of Rigden Weekend at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco.

March 3-4, 9-5pm - Rigden Weekend continues (Prerequisite: WOS I** - see event website for classes before the event) at the Craneway Pavilion, across the bay in Richmond.

Early Bird registration price is $295 (includes teaching gift) until January 20, 2012.

Registration price after January 20, 2012 is $325 (includes teaching gift)

The contentment, joy, fearlessness, and wisdom of The Way of Shambhala culminates in unconditional confidence. This weekend workshop, led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, introduces the teachings of enlightened leadership. With the great problems now facing human society, it seems increasingly important to find simple ways to bring compassionate and strong leadership to the world, even in small ways. This weekend emphasizes genuine confidence and steadfastness in facing the worlds challenges.The Rigden is a representation of our basic enlightened nature and embodies the principle of unconditional bravery. Historically, rigdens were enlightened rulers —those who could "rule their world" based on their unwavering experience of basic goodness.