Retreats schedule

Upcoming Retreats

Feldenkrais Intensive and Drop-in Classes

February 23-26, 2023, North and South Community Halls, Galiano Island, BC: In these classes you will be guided through movement explorations which will develop relaxation, physical and mental grounded-ness, peacefulness and natural easeful concentration.

Annual Summer Retreat

August 2023, Crystal Mountain Retreat Property, Galiano Island, BC: For the past 22 years, Lama Chokyi Gyaltsen (Lama Mark Webber) has been teaching, leading meditation and guiding practitioners at the Crystal Mountain Summer Retreat.

Announcing One Year Retreat for Dedicated Practitioners Fall 2024

Lama Mark Webber (Lama Gyaltsen) and Laurel Jacobson have announced they will be going into deep retreat for one year in the fall of 2024. Dedicated serious practitioners with a strong connection to Lama Chokyi Gyaltsen and experience in solo and/or long retreats (3 months or longer) may apply once the application form is ready.

For Lama Mark Webber’s  European Teaching Schedule, please go here.

Past Retreats

Live Streaming of Lho Ontul Rinpoche's Cremation Ceremony

January7th, 2023 at 3:30pm, the official cremation ceremony in Tso Pema, India, will be live streamed via the Wogmin Thubten Shedrub Ling Facebook Page. For the full schedule please click below.

Je Gampopa’s The Jewel Ornament of Liberation

A Two-Months Commentary and Retreat Guidance by Lama Chokyi Gyaltsen (Lama Mark Webber). Lama Mark Webber will give a survey of Je Gampopa’s famous Jewel Ornament of Liberation, thereby giving out contemplations, meditations and life advice. March-May, 2022

21st Annual Summer Retreat

Bodies of Awareness: Meditations on Our Vital yet Illusory Bodies. Crystal Mountain Society is very pleased to announce that for the 21st year Lama Mark Webber will be teaching, leading meditation and guiding practitioners at the Crystal Mountain Summer Retreat in August 2021

An Abhidhamma Transmission, Study & Retreat

The Abhidhamma (Pali for “Higher Laws” or “Higher Phenomena”, Sanskrit: Abhidharma) is one of the three-baskets (collections) of the Buddha’s teachings. This four months retreat is a transmission as Lama Mark Webber received it from the Venerable Namgyal Rinpoche. Sep 2019 - Feb 2020