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  • $675.00 – FYD Online Level II - Buddhist Track

Date & Time Details: March 3, 2023 - May 4, 2023 Webcasts will be on Sundays at 10am MT on March 19, April 2, April 16, April 30, 2023.

Location: Online

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Feeding Your Demons® Level II – Buddhist Track (Online Course)

With Lama Tsultrim Allione, Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam and Pieter Oosthuizen

March 3 - May 11, 2023

Deepen your training and knowledge of Feeding Your Demons® in Online Level II. Learn how to work more extensively with your allies, trace your demons in your body, and map family demons and allies.

Buddhist Track participants will also dive deeper into the practice lineage of Machig Labdrön with an introduction to Jamgön Kongtrül’s text “Transmitting the Meaning of the Mother,” and Machig Labdrön’s method for cutting through discursive thoughts. 

Who can attend?

  • Individuals who have completed FYD Online Level I or Kapala Training Level I and want to deepen their personal understanding of the work, or those who are on a path to become a Certified FYD Facilitator.
  • The Buddhist Track corresponds to Kapala Training Level II and is a required retreat for the Magyu Mother Lineage Program.
  • All participants have to fulfill these prerequisites:
    • Completion of Feeding Your Demons® Level I (Buddhist Track) or Kapala Training Level I 
    • 50 Solo Demon Feedings
    • 15 Partner Demon Feedings
    • 80 hours of Prajnaparamita meditation
    • Plant a Tree
  • Prerequisites have to be fulfilled at the start date of the retreat. You will receive information on how to submit them upon registration.

Program Details

  • On-demand access to all course materials (12 hours of teachings, primarily by Lama Tsultrim Allione)
  • 4 live webcasts (and subsequent recordings) with Senior FYD Teachers Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam & Pieter Oosthuizen
  • Discussion forum with teacher participation
  • You will receive additional FYD forms, including the Extended Ally and Extended Ally with a Journey forms (pdf downloads).
  • For the Buddhist Track, pdf downloads of the following texts: 
    • Transmitting the Meaning of the Mother practice
    • Cutting the Four Demons Loose Into Space practice
    • Supplication to the Great Mother practice
    • Taking and Waking practice
    • Excerpts from ‘The Grand Poem of Aryadeva the Brahmin’

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Lama Tsultrim Allione
Lama Tsultrim Allione is the bestselling author of Women of Wisdom (1984), Feeding Your Demons (2008), and Wisdom Rising Journey into the Mandala of the Empowered Feminine (2018). Lama Tsultrim is the founder of Tara Mandala, a 700-acre retreat center with the three-story temple and library  dedicated to the divine…
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Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam
Magyu Lopön Charlotte Z. Rotterdam has studied Tibetan Buddhism for the last 20 years, was authorized to teach by Lama Tsultrim Allione in 2006, and received the title of Magyu Lopön, lead teacher of Magyu: The Mother Lineage at Tara Mandala from Lama Tsultrim in 2016. Lopön Charlotte teaches in…
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Pieter Oosthuizen
Pieter Oosthuizen is a teacher and a long-time student of Tibetan Buddhism. He has been teaching various practices and retreats in Lama Tsultrim’s lineage in the US and abroad since 2006, offering a blend of incisive insight and genuine compassion. He co-leads the Boulder Tara Mandala Sangha with Lopön Charlotte…
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