2019 Mountain Retreat
The Bliss of Heruka
January 4th - February 14th
Guided Retreat on Generation & Completion Stages of Highest Yoga Tantra
with Kadam Morten Clausen
Six week retreat on the generation and completion stages of Highest Yoga Tantra
A rare opportunity to immerse ourselves in the extraordinary transformational practice of Highest Yoga Tantra. This retreat will emphasize both generation and completion stage practices and how to integrate these with our lamrim meditation. Through deepening our experience of the bliss of Heruka we will be able to transform every aspect of our life, including our difficulties, into a blissful path to enlightenment.
Participants are welcome to come for any and all weeks of this retreat. Each successive week of generation stage and completion stage will build on the practice of the previous weeks. Each week of retreat begins on the Friday evening (7:30pm) and ends the following Thursday afternoon (1pm).
Week 1 (Jan 4th - 10th): The Art of Self-Generation
Week 2 (Jan 11th - 17th): The Yoga of the Channel
Week 3 (Jan 18th - 24th): Deepening our Experience the Body Mandala
Week 4 (Jan 25th - 31st): The Yoga of the Drop
Week 5 (Feb 1st - 7th): The Union of Non-dual Appearance and Emptiness
Week 6 (Feb 8th - 15th): The Yoga of Wind
Only open to those who have received a Heruka Body Mandala Highest Yoga Tantra empowerment.
About the Teacher
Kadam Morten Clausen is the Eastern US National Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition and Resident Teacher at the Kadampa Meditation Center New York City. For over 30 years he has been a close disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, who gave him the title “Kadam,” indicating that he is a senior lay teacher of the Kadampa Tradition.
Kadam Morten is greatly admired as a meditation teacher and is especially known for his clarity, humor and inspirational presentation of Dharma. His teachings are always practical and easy to apply to everyday life. Through his gentle and joyful approach and his peaceful example, he has helped many people find true happiness in their hearts.
*Please note - if you are trying to book and it states the retreat is sold out for the days/weeks you are requesting or if your preferred accommodation is not available you can request to be put on our waiting list - please email:
International Kadampa Retreat Center, 6701 East Mountain Ranch Road, Williams, AZ 86046