Lama Palden Drolma

Authorized as a lama in 1986 by her root teacher, Kalu Rinpoche, Lama Palden has been a student and practitioner of Buddhism for over 35 years, and of Comparative Mysticism most of her life. She is the founding teacher of Sukhasiddhi Foundation http://www.sukhasiddhi.org in Marin County, a Tibetan Buddhist center in the Shangpa & Kagyu lineages.  Lama Palden has a deep interest in helping to make the teachings and practices of Tibetan Buddhism accessible and practical for Westerners. Also a licensed therapist, she is engaged in facilitating psycho-spiritual integration and development.