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Buddhist Centers

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

Chicago Bodhi Path Buddhist Center

Bodhi Path Chicago was opened in February 2007 by the 14th Shamar Rinpoche to teach Buddhist philosophy and meditation to all who are interested. The center offers programs ranging from information for newcomers to instruction and support for the… more

Chotkowo Diamond Way Buddhist Retreat Center

Chotkowo is located in the central part of northern Poland in the picturesque area of ​​Kaszuby. The Chotkowo Diamond Way Buddhist Retreat Center is the youngest center in Poland and currently we are planning further construction of this beautiful place. We… more

Christchurch Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The centres were founded by Lama Ole Nydahl according to the wishes of the 16th Karmapa. They are now under the guidance of Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. Our centers consist of people and families working in… more

Cieszyn Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Cieszyn Diamond Way Buddhist Centre was founded in 2015. It is located on Głęboka Street, close to the historical centre of the town. Our sangha meditates together regularly on the 16th Karmapa & Ngöndro; we organize lectures and… more

Clear Lake Diamond Way Buddhist Center

Founded in 1993, Clear Lake Diamond Way Buddhist Center 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… more

Clermont-Ferrand Dhagpo Buddhist Center

Dhagpo Clermont - Ferrand was founded around 1985. Gyalwa Karmapa came in 2008 to bless the place, and many lamas from Dhagpo Kagyu Ling come 5 times a year to give teachings. Since 2012, Khempo Chöchok and others come… more

Constance Diamond Way Buddhist Center

The Buddhist Center Constance was founded in 1984. It was one of the first centers in the border triangle of Germany, Switzerland and Austria connected through the Lake of Constance. The house, which is built in Art Nouveau style… more