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Buddhist Centers

Bologna Diamond Way Buddhist Center

We are one of the more than 650 centers of Diamond Way Buddhism, founded and led by Lama Ole Nydahl, under the spiritual guidance of Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. Founded in 1999, our center has been… more

Bordo Bodhi Path Retreat Center Karma Dechen Yangtse

Founded in 1982 in an ancient mountain village, this Buddhist community has a meditation room, stupa, retreat house, two lecture rooms and accommodation possibilities for up to 60 people. Activities and courses run from spring to autumn, and retreats… more

Botucatu Diamond Way Buddhist Group

The activities of the Diamond Way in Botucatu started in 2007 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 Lama Ole… more

Bratislava Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Bratislava's center was founded in 1998. Nowadays it has about 150 members. It's the largest one out of the 13 centers and groups of Diamond Way Buddhism in Slovakia. On the center’s busiest weekday up to 50 people come… more

Braunschweig Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Braunschweig Diamond Way Buddhist Center belongs to the non-profit organization of Diamond Way Centers in Germany. It was founded by Lama Ole Nydahl in the 1980s and offers daily meditations on the 16th Karmapa, meditation courses and lectures.… more

Bregenz Bodhi Path Buddhist Center

Bodhi Path is an international organization of Buddhist centers and groups founded by the 14th Shamar Rinpoche (also known as the 14th Shamarpa). Our purpose is to explore the methods and wisdom of the timeless teachings of the Buddha… more

Bregenz Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 1994 according to the wishes of Lama Ole Nydahl. First we met in Bregenz and after in different places around. In 2010 we came back to Bregenz and since 2015 we… more

Bremen Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Bremen Diamond Way Buddhist Center belongs to the non-profit organization of Diamond Way Buddhist Centers in Germany. It was founded by Lama Ole Nydahl in the year 1999 and offers meditation on the 16th Karmapa four times a… more

Brescia Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Brescia Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 1983 on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl, under the spiritual guidance of His Holiness the 16th Karmapa, and now of Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. It has… more