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Buddhist Centers

Saint Petersburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Since everything started here in St. Petersburg our activities pioneered the way for all other Diamond Way Centres in Russia. Here in 1992 the first of Lama Ole’s books translated into Russian were published, and in 1994 the first… more

Salzburg Diamond Way Buddhist Center

In 1990 a group of the Karma Kagyü Lineage was established in Salzburg. In 2002, a new center was found in the Linzergasse. On 23rd September, Lama Ole Nydahl inaugurated the gompa and also gave a lecture in Salzburg. Nowadays,… more

San Luis Obispo Bodhi Path Buddhist Center

Located in a quiet residential section of San Luis Obispo, the Bodhi Path Buddhist Center welcomes everyone interested in the Buddhist path to true happiness. We provide opportunities to learn and practice meditation, as well as to gain knowledge,… more

Santa Barbara Bodhi Path Buddhist Center

The Santa Barbara Bodhi Path Buddhist Center was founded in 1997 at the direction of the 14th Shamar Rinpoche. Since then, hundreds of students have come to learn and practice in a modern, non-sectarian environment focused on authentic Buddhist… more

Santa Fe Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Diamond Way Buddhist Center Santa Fe belongs to an international non-profit network of over 600 lay Diamond Way Buddhist centers of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Lama Ole Nydahl and under the spiritual guidance of… more

São Paulo Diamond Way Center

The activities of the Diamond Way in São Paulo started in 2015 with a small group of people meditating and practicing these thousand-year-old teachings. From there we were graced with the arrival of dozens of travelling teachers and were… more

Satu Mare Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The center has existed for many years, (since 1998), and in December 2006 it was established as an official association. We meditate together, travel together to other Diamond Way centers, and from time to time we also invite traveling… more