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Buddhist Centers

Augsburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Augsburg is a 2,000 year old city located in the middle of south Germany. Under the spiritual guidance of His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, Lama Ole Nydahl founded the center here in 1982. For over 20 years, the… more

Austin Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Diamond Way Buddhist Center of Austin was founded in 1996 on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl. Diamond Way Buddhism offers practical and effective methods to work with mind in the modern West. With an accessible style, it works… more

Bad Wörishofen Diamond Way Buddhist Group

The group in Bad Wörishofen was founded by long-standing active members of the Augsburg center. It was founded in 2012 and inaugurated by Lama Ole Nydahl on 28th February 2013. The group is located in a private house in… more

Bari Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Founded by Lama Ole and Hannah Nydahl in 1998. Lama Ole gave public lectures (1998, 1999, 2005, 2007) and several national courses. Especially in 2000 (the first time in Italy) and 2010 he gave Phowa Courses. more

Bartołty Wielkie Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Buddhist Centre in Bartołty was founded in 1997 on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl. The main building was built in 2007-2010 thanks to the generosity and joint effort of Sangha friends. Several times a year there are meditation… more

Basel Diamond Way Buddhist Center

1983 Lama Ole Nydahl besucht Basel auf Einladung von Freunden: Eine erste Gruppe entsteht. 1983-1988 Der Meditationsraum ist zuerst in einer Privatwohnung, später in gemieteten Räumen, schliesslich entsteht das erste bewohnte Zentrum in einer Wohnung mit 3 Personen. 1988 wird… more

Bayerwald Buddhist Group

We belong to the Buddhist Center of Regensburg and are a small group. Once a week we meditate together on the 16th Karmapa. more

Béarn Dhagpo Buddhist Center

Dhagpo Béarn comes from the Dhagpo Kagyu Ling activity in Dordogne, the European headquarters of the Kagyü school, one of the four lineages of Tibetan Buddhism. The center was established in Pau in 1985. The life of Dhagpo Béarn is… more

Becske Diamond Way Retreat Center

Becske plays an important role in Diamond Way Buddhism in Hungary: it is a national retreat centre and it hosts international Buddhist courses. The Diamond Way Buddhist Community purchased a part of the land in 1997. The ongoing activity… more