Logo of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Thaye DorjeThaye Dorje
His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Buddhist Centers

Cairns Diamond Way Buddhist Centre

Founded in 2007 with the blessing of Lama Ole Nydahl. Diamond Way Buddhism Cairns Group meets at 7.30pm on Wednesdays to share practical Buddhist teachings useful in every day life. There is a short talk related to Diamond Way Buddhist… more

Calgary Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Calgary Diamond Way Center was founded in 1995. It has been visited by Lama Ole and Hannah Nydahl. It has hosted many retreats including one with Lopön Tsechu Rinpoche in 2000. We have regular meditations, retreats, and visits… more

Calgary North Diamond Way Buddhist Group

The Diamond Way Buddhist Group Calgary North was founded in 2014 with the blessing of Lama Ole Nydahl. We offer a weekly public meditation and an “Introduction to Buddhism” talk on a monthly basis. We organize several personal meditation… more

Cancun Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Founded in 2008, the Cancun Diamond Way Buddhist Center was visited by Lama Ole Nydahl in 2011. Regular Activities: Regular meditations - Monday to Friday 8:30pm English meditation - Saturday 7pm Introductory talks - Wednesday 8:30pm We frequently host courses and lectures… more

Cape Town Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Cape Town Diamond Way Buddhist Center was founded in 2005. Lama Ole Nydahl visited and blessed the centre in March 2014 and visited us again in 2015. Diamond Way Teachers visit us on a regular basis. We meet… more

Český Těšín Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Český Těšín sangha had been meeting and meditating for ten years in a private flat before purchasing a building to renovate into a Buddhist Center. We hold regular 16th Karmapa meditation sessions. more

Chelyabinsk Diamond Way Buddhist Centre

The Chelyabinsk Buddhist Center was founded in 1991 by Lama Ole Nydahl and is under the spiritual guidance of the head of the Karma Kagyu tradition – Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. The center belongs to… more

Chemnitz Diamond Way Buddhist Group

The Chemnitz Diamond Way Buddhist Center belongs to the non-profit organization of Diamond Way Buddhist Centers in Germany. It was founded in 2009 and offers public meditations on the 16th Karmapa every Wednesday. Several times a year, lay Buddhist… more

Chernihiv Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Chernihiv Buddhist center was registered in 1999. Before the official registration there was a group of people interested in Buddhism, who were gathering for common meditations in Chernihiv. The first visit of Lama Ole Nydahl in Chernihiv was… more