Teachers

Shastri Janet Solyntjes

Shastri Janet Solyntjes has been a member of the Shambhala community since 1984 and teaches at Shambhala centers in the US, Australia, and New Zealand.  She has taught meditation courses at Naropa University, is a senior MBSR teacher, and is co-founder of the Boulder-based Center for Courageous Living.

Events with Shastri Janet Solyntjes

Cultivating Kindness and Courage: Half-Dathun
December 15, 2018

“Do we want a world that where everyone feels they are basically good, worthy and kind? I believe we do. Now I ask you to touch your heart, feel your inborn courage, intelligence and kindness, and offer them to the world.”    Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche      Dathun, Tibetan for “moon session,” is an intensive group meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness practice through extensive periods of meditation.      Meditation is about learning to recognize our basic goodness in the immediacy of the present moment, and then nurturing this recognition until it seeps into the very core of our…

Cultivating Kindness and Courage: Weekthun
December 15, 2018

“Do we want a world that where everyone feels they are basically good, worthy and kind? I believe we do. Now I ask you to touch your heart, feel your inborn courage, intelligence and kindness, and offer them to the world.”    Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche        Dathun, Tibetan for “moon session,” is an intensive group meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness practice through extensive periods of meditation.      Meditation is about learning to recognize our basic goodness in the immediacy of the present moment, and then nurturing this recognition until it seeps into the very core…