2 mins read

Easter & Nyung Nay Retreat

Dear Friends, The Nyung Nay Retreat is a traditional spiritual fast in Tibetan Buddhism that aims to purify outdated patterns of behavior, offering us the opportunity to free spiritual, emotional…..

3 mins read

2019 Spring / Summer News & Events

Dear Friends, We hope this letter finds you well and looking forward to spring after a profound and inspiring year-end retreat with the “Ripa Awareness Meditation” method guided by Gyetrul…..

4 mins read

In Honor Of Michael Gilden.

“All Conditioned Things Are Impermanent – When One Sees This with Wisdom, One Turns Away from Suffering” The Buddha (The Dhammapada v 277) It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing…..

2 mins read

Happy Holidays And Happy New Year 2019!

Wishing You a Wonderful Holiday Season and New Year 2019!  Thank you for being a member of the Ripa Family. “Whatever joy there is in this world, all comes from…..

3 mins read

November/December 2018 News & Events

Dear Ripa Sangha and Friends, We hope that Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche’s tour of the various European Padma Ling centers is going well and that many people can enjoy his warm…..

1 min read

2018 Winter Retreat

With Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche. December 27 – January 2. The “Ripa Awareness Meditation” method was designed by  Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche, an authentic master of Tibetan Buddhism, with an international reputation. …..

4 mins read

2018 Fall Events & Summer Retreat News

Dear Ripa Sangha and Friends, What an incredible Summer Retreat we had! Our Ripa Sangha had the great fortune to welcome Gyetrul Jigme Rinpoche to Europe after his one-year solitary retreat……

2 mins read

Ripa Summer Retreat In Switzerland

Dear Friends,   We are pleased to announce that registration for the Ripa 2018 Summer Retreat is now officially open. During the annual summer retreat, Ripa International Centre will have the honor to…..