On 8 April, 2007, Shamar Rimpoche concluded the three day program in Northern California.
During the first two days, The Four Stages of Mahamudra Meditation by Kunchen Pema Karpo was taught at Stanford University.
The Bodhisattva vow was given on the last day at the Bodhi Path Buddhist Center in Menlo Park. The participants were mostly members of Bodhi Path Buddhist Centers from around the world. There were also members from various other Karma Kagyu Centers.