Kawai Purapura is owned by The Prema Charitable Trust, which was founded in 1990. The Prema Trust also runs The Wellpark College of Natural Therapies.
The vision of the trust is to foster a deep understanding of the highest aspiration of a human being, which is to realise Self. This development of this understanding is encouraged through teaching and natural medicine, psychological studies, living in harmony with nature and each other, and spirituality. The Prema Trust serves the world and its people through education. It endeavours to make the world a better place for all beings.
It promotes five human values:
To promote understanding that Love is the basis for the universe and this can be expressed as loving relationships with all living things
Assisting people to explore their own true nature
To promote peace as the end purpose of all human endeavour
Reverence for all life and the living processes of nature
Dharma: Right Action
Living with Integrity, in harmony with the universe.