Elaine Jackson, our resident teacher, has been in self quarantine with her partner Keith since the beginning of March. She is using this time for retreat and doing prayers for the center and all of us. She shares this with you during this time. Walking......28 March, 2020
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,
including race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, religion, and ability