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Buddhist Centers

Amsterdam Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Amsterdam Diamond Way Buddhist Centre was founded in 1996 on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl. It has been visited several times by Lama Ole Nydahl and also by his late wife Hannah. The centre is run by a… more

Angers Dhagpo Buddhist Center

Dhagpo Angers was founded in 2002. The center offers 3 types of activities: - Public conferences and teachings run by a lama (4 or 5 times a year) - Study of transcripts or books (meetings of a small group of members approx.… more

Archignac Dhagpo Dargye Ling Buddhist Center

The center was founded in 1997 under the authority of the 17th Karmapa and Shamar Rinpoche. Since 2013 it has been a Bodhi Path Buddhist meditation center as well as an advanced retreat center. Shamar Rinpoche confirmed that it… more

Arendal Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Arendal Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 2013. We meditate together once a week and have lectures with Diamond Way teachers several times a year. more

Arkhara Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Welcome to the Arkhara Diamond Way Buddhist Center! The Arkhara Diamond Way Buddhist Centre was founded in 2000 on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl. Here you can meet with the teachings and practical methods of the Diamond Way Buddhism. You… more

Arnhem Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Arnhem Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded around 2005. Our activities include - Weekly public meditations and personal practice; - Lectures by Diamond Way Teachers more

Aschaffenburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Our center was founded about 13 years ago and inaugurated by Lama Ole Nydahl. It grew from a small group and is now a center with 20 permanent members. The meditation room (gompa) is in a private house, in… more

Athens Acropolis Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Athens Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 1975 when Lama Ole Nydahl visited Athens for the first time. His Holiness the 16th Karmapa, Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, and many high Karma Kagyu lamas have… more

Auckland Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The centres were founded by Lama Ole Nydahl according to the wishes of the 16th Karmapa. They are now under the guidance of Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. Our centers consist of people and families working in… more