This 30 Day Retreat will be led by Michael Gregory is a rare and precious opportunity to immerse oneself in the heart of spiritual exploration and meditation the practices of enlightenment. These timeless teachings come to us from the Tibetan Buddhist wisdom tradition of Dzogchen and have been passed down in an unbroken lineage for over 14 centuries. Experiential instructions nakedly reveal the innate freedom of being, allowing us to bask in the radiant, spacious expanse of Awareness, fully present in every moment, through every circumstance.
As a continuation of the Summer Retreat instructions will be given to practice the inner heat of the 6 Yogas of Naropa. Inner heat meditation serves as the basis for sacred sexual union ( karmamudra), Clear Light, Illusory Body, Dream Yoga, Bardo Yoga and Consciousness Transference (Phowa) which are the final Completion Stage Meditations that are necessary for complete Enlightenment.
Students are required to have watched and practice the instructions of last years 30 day retreat which is available on Vimeo as a retreat requirement.
Students are required to pre-register at the earliest convenience as space is limited and other preparations need to be made so that we all may enjoy a harmonious and restful retreat.
The daily schedule will offer one morning teaching session, one Tibetan yoga session, several meditation sessions along with breakfast, lunch, tea and dinner breaks.
Retreat into the beautiful rolling hills and lakes of Julian California, as spring blossoms in the natural environment, you too can begin a new and transformative chapter of life and inner awakening.
This residential retreat will be held at Quiet Mind Mountain Retreat Center in Julian California. We are offering discounted accommodation options to those who wish to stay at Quiet Mind for this retreat. We have many comfortable and affordable accommodation options, however rooms are limited so we highly recommend booking ahead of time if you intend to stay on site. There is also camping available across the street and many airbnb's and hotels in the area.