Open House Day 2015

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Open House Day 2015

Open House Day 2015 Every year in autums all the Diamond Way Buddhist centers in Germany have an open house day to present the center to the public. We want to explain interested people what Buddhism is all about and what it means for a modern European person to be Buddhist. This year the Europe Center will open its doors on Sunday, September 27th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will have short introductory lectures every hour and we will provide guided tours at the EC grounds and through the historic manor house as well as the new building. You are also invited to simply stay ...
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Posted on September 18th, 2015.  |  In category: Latest News, Life & culture

Open House Day – September 21

Open House Day – September 21 Every year in autumn all the Diamond Way Buddhist centers in Germany have an open house day to present the center to the public. We want to explain interested people what Buddhism is all about and what it means for a modern European person to be Buddhist. This year the Europe Center will open its doors on Sunday, September 21st from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. We will have short introductory lectures every hour, on the hour and we will  provide guided tours over our land, through the new meditation hall and also through the historic manor house. You are also invited to ...
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Posted on September 12th, 2014.  |  In category: General, Latest News, Life & culture

Summer Matinee 2014

Summer Matinee 2014 Once again we would like to invite everybody to enjoy our traditional Summer Matinee that marks the end of the Europe Center culture weeks. This year again Sibylle Wolf will enchant us with her mezzo-soprano and Fabio Ceroni will impress us on the piano. We are also warmly inviting everybody to enjoy a piece of cake, a coffee and the stunning view over the Alpsee. The entrance fee is 10 EUR and includes a guided tour through the statue exhibition after the Matinee. Tickets can be purchased on site. In case of bad weather the concert will be held inside. Visitors ...
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Posted on June 28th, 2014.  |  In category: General, Latest News, Life & culture

Summer Matinee 2013

Summer Matinee 2013 We would like to warmly invite you to our annual Summer Matinee in the garden at Gut Hochreute. This year, let yourself be enchanted by little known, hidden treasures of classical music. Sibylle Wolf (mezzo soprano) and Stefan Irmer (piano) will perform works of various carefully selected artists. We will of course provide drinks and snacks. The entry fee is 10 EUR and a guided tour through our statue exhibition is included. You can find additional information here. In case of bad weather, the concert will be held inside.
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Posted on June 13th, 2013.  |  In category: Latest News, Life & culture

2012 EC calendar – the 1st half of year

2012 EC calendar – the 1st half of year The events calendar for the first six months of 2012 is ready with 16 events only up to the Summer Course. Check europe-center.org/events for more.
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Posted on December 4th, 2011.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, Life & culture

Thangka painter Dawa at the EC

Thangka painter Dawa at the EC Dawa, Urken Lama from Nepal, is a master of the Karma Gadri style of Tibetan painting living with his wife and daughters in Rumtek, Sikkim (India). he new the 16th Karmapa and is a close student of the 17th Karmapa Thaye Dorje. On Friday evening at 20:00, Dawa will give a lecture on the iconography of the Karma Kagyu style – the so called Karma Gadri, at the Europe Center. The lecture is for everyone, not only those who are attending the painting course that follows. Read more about Dawa's activity at the Europe Center ...
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Posted on September 1st, 2011.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, Life & culture, Workshops

New EC calendar 2011 online

New EC calendar 2011 online Dear friends, we gladly announce a new EC event calendar for the first half of next year 2011. Many events already found their stable place in the calendar every year, so choose your favorite ones and come again. See the events online in our web calendar or download a beautiful print version in PDF. See you soon. Your, EC team
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Posted on October 28th, 2010.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, Life & culture, Workshops

3rd Classical Music Summer Matinée

3rd Classical Music Summer Matinée The third classical music concert will take place under the arcades at Gut Hochreute (or inside if it rains) on July 4th at 11:00 a.m. Summer Concert at Gut Hochreute "A Journey to the New World" Classical music with vocals, string quartet and piano It will conclude the currently shown statue exhibition (last guided tours from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.). As last year, some top-class artists are again expected to give virtuoso performances of vocal, string music and piano in this wonderful atmosphere. The entrance fee for the concert is 10 EUR. Enjoy some drinks and snacks in the wonderful atmosphere of the courtyard ...
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Posted on June 17th, 2010.  |  In category: Events, Latest News, Life & culture

Cheap flights to the Europe Center!

Cheap flights to the Europe Center! Well almost! Memmingem with its Allgäu-airport is only 70km from the EC and is thus the closest airport to the Europe Center. For such a small airport it's getting very active with flights from low-cost airlines like RyanAir, TUIfly, Wizz air, Air Berlin etc. Recently, a bunch of new destinations were recently added, so the next time you plan a trip to the EC, just check out the flight schedule. Here's a list of some popular Diamond Way destinations :) Germany - Berlin, Bremen, Hamburg, Köln/Bonn Ireland - Dublin Poland - Katowice Spain - Alicante, Malaga ...
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Posted on January 26th, 2010.  |  In category: Latest News, Life & culture

Errata: Bau café inauguration THIS Saturday Oct 17th

Errata: Bau café inauguration THIS Saturday Oct 17th --- Errata: There was a wrong event date in the original post. The inauguration is this upcoming Saturday Oct 17th. Sorry for that! --- It is now official, our new Bau Café (built with our own wood!), will be inaugurated this Saturday night after meditation. And we have special guests for that - the Hamburgers are coming to pass on their transmission from the times of their famous Hamburg Bau Café, bringing 2 DJs and a great sound system so don't forget your dancing shoes! Snowy wishes to all, The EC Team
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Posted on October 15th, 2009.  |  In category: Latest News, Life & culture