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His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Buddhist Centers: Germany

Dhagpo Kagyu Mandala Germany

The Dhagpo Kagyu Mandala In the 1970’s, the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa asked Gendun Rinpoche to settle in Europe and teach the Dharma there. For the location for his main center the 16th Karmapa chose a site in the Dordogne (France)… more

Dresden Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Dresden Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded around 1997. Our activities include public meditations twice a week and personal practice. We are regularly visited by Diamond Way Teachers. more

Duesseldorf Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Duesseldorf Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded by Lama Ole Nydahl. We are constantly growing and our sangha now consists of around 130 joyful practitioners. May our activity due to the blessings of the Lama and the Buddha benefit… more

Eckernförde Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Eckernförde Diamond Way Buddhist Group was founded in the 1990s according to the wishes of Lama Ole Nydahl. Every Friday at 8:00 pm we have a meditation session on the 16th Karmapa. more

Erlangen Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Since spring 2000 friends have met and meditated in private flats in the suburbs of Erlangen. A group arose and grew gradually. In 2002, Lama Ole Nydahl gave a public lecture in Heinrich-Lades-Halle in Erlangen and visited the meditation… more

Europe Center Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Welcome home! The Europe Center project maintains the living transmission of Diamond Way Buddhism. The Europe Center is an international meeting place for Diamond Way Buddhists from around the world. Meditations, lectures, courses, meeting and many other events and communications… more

Garmisch-Partenkirchen Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Garmisch-Partenkirchen Diamond Way Buddhist Centre is one of over 600 Diamond Way Buddhist centres of the Karma Kagyu lineage worldwide. It was started in 1994 with the wish of Lama Ole and Hannah Nydahl according to the wishes… more