Six Realms Purification Retreat
Thursday, Oct 24, 2024
4160 SE Division St.
With Shambhavi Sarasvati
Learn a seated six realms purification practice from the Dzogchen lineage of Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche. This is a largely internal practice with visualization and mantra.
Shambhavi received this sadhana from Rinpoche and practiced it diligently. Along the way, the practice revealed itself to be both devotional and healing, not just for oneself, but for others.
Shambhavi is pleased to be able to offer this teaching after many years.
What you will receive
- View teachings on the six realms of samsara
- Instruction in the purification practice
- Opportunities to practice with Shambhavi and the group
You must have attended Shambhavi’s Trika Foundations teaching or have had equivalent teachings in the six realms.
If you have not taken Foundations, please contact Shambhavi to discuss your prior six realms study.
Thursday, October 24 to Sunday, October 27, 9am – 4:30pm Pacific each day
- Thursday, October 24, 7pm ~ Satsang and Kirtan
- Friday, October 25 ~ No evening satsang
- Saturday, October 26, 7pm ~ Satsang and Kirtan
- Sunday, October 27 ~ No evening satsang
HOW TO ATTEND Six Realms Purification Retreat
You can join this teaching via two-way Zoom livestream or in person in Portland, Oregon. For livestream attendance, you’ll receive the zoom link via email after you complete your registration.
For in person attendance, please click on the link below for details about any COVID safety regulations currently in effect.
About the teacher
Shambhavi emphasizes the more explicitly devotional teachings and practices of Trika Shaivism and Dzogchen and direct knowing through encounters with the wisdom of the heart. She is also known for making complex teachings about the nature of the self and reality understandable, practical, and always relatable to everyday experience. Her teachings are grounded in her more than thirty-five years of daily personal practice and personal retreats.
“Generosity is a fountain of living light at the heart of creation. Having opened your heart and recognized its identity with the heart of the divine, you want to be here giving and giving throughout your natural lifetime. This is the essence of realization.” ~Shambhavi
You can read more about Shambhavi’s background, training and publications here.
Please note: Online registration is required for this teaching and will close at 8:30am Pacific on October 24. There will be no in-person registration on the first day of the teaching.
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