2014 Summer Institute—Registration Open Until May 15, 2014

The 19th annual Nitartha Summer Institute will take place from July 11–August 10, 2014 at Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA. WWU is about an hour and a half north of Seattle. It is a beautiful campus on Puget Sound surrounded by forests and mountains—the perfect buddhist summer camp. Below is a listing of this summer's topics and thier schedules.

2014 Summer Institute Images

This year, the 2014 Summer Institute will consist of different schedules, depending upon the program. The Mahamudra Practice Intensives and Tibetan I/II are stand alone programs. However, there are ways to mix and match different topics depending on the dates and one's interests. If you would like to speak to someone about your options, please email executive.vp@nitarthainstitute.org.

For more information on Western Washington University, click here.

Online students

If you are not able to join us at Western Washington University in Bellingham, you can take select Summer Institute courses online. More information on these courses will be available later.

Of Related Interest

If you are interested in attending the 2014 Summer Institute, the following may be of interest to you:

"A place where theoretical comprehension and personal engagement come together."

Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

More Information

Summer Institute fees

Life at Summer Institute

More about WWU

For additional information about Summer Institute, please contact Tim Walton at executive.vp@nitarthainstitute.org.


Key to course codes

i = Inclass: live in a classroom

o = Online, link to live inclass course

s = Self-paced online course

-A, -B, etc. = Sections of a course

Online Classes