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His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Buddhist Centers

Regensburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The center was founded in 1979 and inaugurated in 1980 by Lama Ole Nydahl. In 1981 the 16th Karmapa gave it the name Karma Rabgay Ling, "the garden in which everything grows and blossoms". It resides since 1999 in… more

Renchen-Ulm e.V. Bodhi Path Buddhist Center

The first Bodhi Path center in Europe was founded in 2004 in Remetschwiel, Germany and moved to Renchen-Ulm in 2006. The 14th Künzig Shamarpa wanted it to be his European seat and at the same time it is the… more

Rendsburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The first regular meditations on the 16th Karmapa started in the mid 1980's in private rooms. From 1993 til 1999 the center was located in Holzbunge, a village nearby, and then returned to rented rooms in Rendsburg town center.… more

Reutlingen Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Das Buddhistische Zentrum Reutlingen der Karma Kagyü Linie wurde 1989 von Lama Ole Nydahl gegründet und steht unter der spirituellen Schirmherrschaft von Thaye Dorje, Seiner Heiligkeit dem 17. Gyalwa Karmapa. In unserem Reutlinger Diamantweg Zentrum kann man in moderner… more

Reykjavík Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Our Buddhist centre is located in greater Reykjavík area, at Hverafold 33, 112 Reykjavík. We started in November 2010 as a small Buddhist group of 3 people, meeting in a private apartment, and nowadays we have grown to a… more

Rhodt Diamond Way Buddhist Group

The Buddhist Group Rhodt began in 2008. It is one of the 600 Diamond Way Centers that were founded by Lama Ole and and his wife Hannah Nydahl on behalf of the 16th Karmapa. It is a small group in… more

Riga Diamond Way Buddhist Center

In 1997 Lama Ole visited the Latvian capital for the first time. Since then there has been a Diamond Way Buddhist group in Riga, practicing in the Karma Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, and the number of members is… more

Ropki Diamond Way Buddhist Retreat Center

Our center is one of several meditation centers of the Diamond Way Buddhism Karma Kagyu Association of Poland. The Ropki Retreat Center was founded by Hannah and Lama Ole Nydahl under the spiritual guidance of His Holiness the 16th… more

Rostov-on-Don Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Rostov-on-Don Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 2000. The center is open to people seeking to learn the nature of the mind through the experience of meditation. Our center does not engage in missionary work - the… more