Spring has officially arrived and with it a sense of renewal, a spark of hope. Trees are leafing and blossoming. So many wildflowers dot the hillsides. Bees are buzzing and early morning birds chatter like townsfolk exclaiming the beauty of this valley. Living a quiet......13 April, 2021
To offer people the meditative tools to recognize the nature of their minds and achieve their highest potential for the benefit of all.
Vajrapani Institute for Wisdom Culture supports the transformation of spiritual teachings into experience through contemplative retreat. As a spiritual community serving the needs of retreaters in all traditions, we are nurtured by the energy of our Tibetan Buddhist founder Lama Thubten Yeshe and our spiritual director Lama Zopa Rinpoche, by our teachers and holy objects, and by the stillness of the California redwood forest.
Wisdom – where mind awakens
Harmony– where joy flows
Loving-Hearted– where kindness is
Spaciousness– where all expands
Clarity– where vision is present
Trust– where friends share
Diversity– where all aspects of people are respected.