Environmental Stewardship

Fire Ecology and Forestry

“We need acts of restoration, not only for polluted waters and degraded lands, but also for our relationship to the world. We need to restore honor to the way we live, so that when we walk through the world we don’t have to avert our eyes with shame, so that we can hold our heads up high and receive the respectful acknowledgment of the rest of the earth’s beings.” — Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass


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 […]


T’hroma Nagmo Drupchod 2019

Fri May 3rd – Sun May 5th, 2019with Jigme Tromge Rinpoche The practice of Throma contains the complete path of the Vajrayana, from ngondro (the preliminary practices) all the way through the Dzogchen (Great Perfection) practices of trekchod and thogal. The Throma-based practice of Chöd removes obstacles, both for our short-term happiness and those hindering our […]


Happy Losar 2019, Earth Pig Year

Dear Sangha, Losar Tashi Delek! All sangha are welcome to join with the live-in residents of CGF Ati Ling / PPI as we begin the Earth Female Pig year on Tuesday, February 5th. Starting at 6 am, we will be doing traditional offerings of kataks in the shrine room, followed by a Shower of Blessings […]


100,000 Red Tara Tsog Offerings, Oregon

Fri Nov 30th – Sun Dec 2nd 2018  with Jigme Tromge Rinpoche, Lama Trinley and Lama Dorje His Eminence Chagdud Rinpoche tirelessly taught and propagated this particular Red Tara practice revealed by Apong Terton in the early 20th Century. HE Chagdud Rinpoche said of this particular practice, “The blessings of Tara practice come so quickly […]