Buddhist Centers: Slovakia

Bratislava Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Bratislava's center was founded in 1998. Nowadays it has about 80 members. It's the largest one out of the 10 centers and groups of Diamond Way Buddhism in Slovakia. On the center’s busiest weekday up to 30 people come… more

Košice Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Košice Diamond Way Buddhist Centre was founded in 1996 after the first visit and public lecture of Lama Ole Nydhal in Košice. The center's gompa (meditation room) was blessed by him during his 2nd visit in Košice in… more

Mangútovo Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Mangútovo Buddhist retreat center shares its name with the village in which it is situated. Mangútovo is a small habitation of the town Hriňová, just a few kilometers from Detva. It lies at an altitude of 800 meters… more

Nitra Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The center has been closed since the summer of 2022, however, it may reopen in 2023. Dharma friends from Nitra are joining the activities and meditation events in other Diamond Way Buddhist centers in Slovakia and abroad. more

Piešťany Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Piešťany Diamond Way Buddhist Center was started in 1996 according to the wishes of Lama Ole Nydahl. Our activities are regular meditation, public lectures, and helping with dharma activities in Slovakia. more

Trenčín Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Trenčín was one of the first Diamond Way Buddhist groups to be started in Slovakia, in 1996. Currently there is small meditation group with a regular program - group 16th Karmapa meditation once a week. The center is located… more

Žilina Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Žilina Diamond Way Buddhist Center is the second biggest in Slovakia. A stable meditation group appeared in Žilina in 1998. We meditate together 4 times a week, organize meditation courses and lectures with Diamond Way teachers and travel to… more