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Buddhist Centers: Poland

Krakow Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Founded in 1976, the Krakow Diamond Way Buddhist Center is the first Buddhist center founded by Lama Ole Nydahl in Poland. At the same time it was the first ever Diamond Way Buddhist center in a country "behind the… more

Kuchary Diamond Way Buddhist Centre

Founded in 1986 by Lama Ole Nydahl as the first retreat centre in Poland. Visited by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, His Holiness 14th Shamar Rinpoche and many more. Lopön Tsechu Rinpoche inaugurated two stupas here. more

Lublin Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Lublin Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded by Lama Ole Nydahl in 1993. Lama Ole visited Lublin 4 times in the 1990s. The center's location changed several times over the years. Currently it's close to the city center… more

Nagodzice Diamond Way Buddhist Retreat Center

Nagodzice is one of a few dozen Diamond Way Buddhist Centers of the Karma Kagyu lineage in Poland. They all function under the spiritual guidance of the 17th Karmapa Thaye Dorje, the head of the Karma Kagyu lineage. Nagodzice… more

Nowy Sacz Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Nowy Sacz Diamond Way Buddhist Center is one of more than 50 meditation centers in Poland. They were founded by Hannah and Lama Ole Nydahl under the spiritual guidance of His Holiness the 16th Karmapa. All our centers… more

Olsztyn Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Olsztyn Diamond Way Buddhist Center is one of 660 centers founded and led by Lama Ole Nydahl. After changing location a few times, the center is now located in the city center, right next to the city hall… more

Opole Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Opole Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 1987 on behalf of and with the blessing of Lama Ole Nydahl. In our new location, where we have been since 2005, the sangha consists of about 108 people. We… more