Newcomers and experienced meditators welcome. Tuesday Night – Stillness and the Path of Awakening – Meditation with Achariya Doug Duncan Sensei. 7:30pm – 9:00pm Wednesday Night – Q and A - How to apply one's spiritual practice in the chaos of daily life. A question and answer session with Achariya Doug Duncan. 7:30pm - 9:00pm Additional Calgary Teachings: Vajrasattva Wongkur on Thursday night followed by a teaching series "Healing Stress and Anxiety with Self-Love' Organisation Fees: Tuesday & Wednesday: $20…Find out more »
Thursday Night – Vajra Sattva Wong Kur. 7:30pm - 8:30pm (please arrive at 7pm). This wongkur is a special initiation bestowed on students to accelerate their spiritual progress. The Vajrasattva practice is said to be particularly powerful for purifying the impure energy of the mind and the negative actions of body and speech that arise from it. In all four schools of Tibetan Buddhism, the Vajrasattva practice is one of the preliminary practices. Sometimes our Dharma practice doesn’t seem to…Find out more »
Join Dharma teacher Catherine Pawasarat in Calgary AB, for a weekend exploration of “Planetary Awakening”. Catherine will give Discourses on Deep Sustainability, covering such questions as:
-What needs to shift for humans to live in balance and harmony with the planet?
-How can we support this process in our day to day lives?
-How does the concept of sustainability translate to our mind states?
Urban Retreat: Saturday & Sunday Nov 7-8, 9am-4pm This two day retreat is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in Zen practice and insight with Doug Duncan Sensei and the Dharma Hub community. Your awareness, calm and insight will deepen greatly from two days of focused practice, transforming your experience of daily life. Each enriching day will start at 9am and finish between 3:30-4pm. We recommend also attending the public talk on Friday night to establish the philosophical foundation for…Find out more »
Join Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for a special talk on Monday night at the Dharma Hub. Doug calls Karma Yoga, “The Path for the Western Mind”. The typical westerner is so fully in and of the world that while silent retreat work is therapeutic and important, the chances of spending enough time silently watching the mind is unlikely to lead to a major breakthrough on its own. Rather than try to rely fully on the 10% of our time…Find out more »
Join Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for a special talk on Thursday night at the Dharma Hub. Inspired by the philosopher/writer Nikos Kazantzakis, "No Hope, No Fear, Free" is a phrase Doug will share about in this lively and inspiring Dharma teaching. Doug Sensei will be sharing practical tools on this night and teaching us how to transcend hope and fear so that we can dwell in the eternal freedom of “Now”. About the Teacher Achariya Doug Duncan has been teaching…Find out more »
How would you define your current spiritual dance? How are you moving forward and when do you step back from the edge of growth and awareness? Join Dharma Teachers Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat for The Cha Cha Cha of Awakening: Stepping back, Stepping forward. Doug and Catherine will be teaching at the Dharma Hub in Calgary. While they recently taught in Calgary separately, on this night there will be the opportunity to hear them speak together, to experience their…Find out more »
Join Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for some teachings based loosely on the Buddha’s fire sermon. In this discourse, the Buddha compares the process of spiritual ‘Awakening’ to liberating people struggling uncomfortably in a burning house while preoccupied with their toys (we’re not making this up!).Find out more »
Join Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for an enlightening three part series, ‘Buddha Now’. In these two classes and one meditation session we will discover tools for finding heart and meaning through both career and creativity.Find out more »
Rediscover passion in your daily life: Join meditation & Tantra Master Doug Duncan Sensei for ten days of group classes, tantra meditation practice & experiential learning in Calgary.Find out more »
Join Dharma Teachers Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat in Calgary, March 11-12 for Conscious Livelihood: Inspired living from the inside out. Discover how to live and work in a state of inspiration, deep satisfaction and well-being.Find out more »
Discover how to live more consciously in relationship. Join Doug & Catherine Sensei in Calgary for a weekend of learning to love more fully, fearlessly and with compassion - May 12-14, 2017.Find out more »
How might we reach our personal and collective potentials in a world we truly want to live in? Join Dharma Teachers Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat in Calgary, July 15-16 for a weekend on Conscious Community, connection and collaboration.Find out more »
Join Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for weekend teachings on 'going to the core'. Learn how to inquire deeper, see into the heart of things and transform your reality.Find out more »
Join Catherine Pawasarat and Doug Duncan Sensei in Calgary for a workshop on Authentic Leadership: The Alchemy of Wisdom & Compassion. In this workshop you will learn tools based in Buddhist and other mindfulness practices to positively influence your connection with yourself and the world around you.Find out more »
How do we enrich our personal and professional relationships? Join Dharma Teachers Doug Duncan and Catherine Pawasarat for a weekend workshop in Calgary on the art of relationships and spiritual awakening.Find out more »