Welcome to PPI

The mission of the Padmasambhava Peace Institute is to create a sacred space for human and environmental restoration, open to all sectors of the community

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PPI is a volunteer community

Join us in holding this retreat space for everyone . . .

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Lama Pema Dorje Rinpoche – Parinirvana Anniversary Puja, Friday July 5th

Everyone is invited to join Khadro Kunsang-la, Tulku Rigzin and family, and also Tromge Jigme Rinpoche and the PPI-Ati Ling sangha in honoring Lama Pema Dorje Rinpoche on the anniversary of his 2019 parinirvana. We will be doing the Dudjom Tersar Dorsem Lama Chopa — Honoring the Guru as Vajrasattva. Meals and accommodations at the […]

Building Community

High-speed Internet Has Arrived At PPI!

We are very pleased to announce that PPI now has high-speed internet via radio link to our local ISP (internet service provider). This new connectivity offers a massive increase over our old speeds and allows PPI to more efficiently update and maintain its computers and network, and offer increased connectivity to guests (including rental groups). […]

Jigme Tromge Rinpoche

Tromge Jigme Rinpoche’s Schedule

Tromge Jigme Rinpoche, the spiritual director of the Padmasambhava Peace Institute, travels and teaches in North and South America and Asia as well as in California. Please check directly with the event coordinator before making any travel plans, in case of changes. Rinpoche is also available for interviews – please email us if you would like […]

Education & Spiritual Practice

Online catalog for PPI library

We are pleased to announce that the PPI library now has an online catalog, courtesy of libib.com. Anyone is welcome to browse the catalog, and locals can create a patron account, place holds online, and either come to collect a book, or arrange to meet a member of staff in town to collect.

Building Community

Grassroots peace-making initiatives

When local activists around the world find effective ways to make peace, minimize conflict and protect human rights, it is crucial that their approaches be shared more widely, since some strategies may also transcend local issues to be universally applicable.

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