Transmission Weekend – Big Diamond Way Buddhist centers

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Transmission Weekend – Big Diamond Way Buddhist centers

Transmission Weekend – Big Diamond Way Buddhist centers We want to warmly invite you all to join our next Transmission weekend from Jan 17 to Jan 19. We have the biggest Buddhist centers in Diamond Way coming together for a weekend to share experiences and stories about how to run a big center. We are especially glad about this event because we are facing an expansion of the Europe Center and will have to cope with running a much bigger place. People from Budapest, Braunschweig, London, Hamburg, Prague and Warsaw will come and we hope you will join us. For event details and registration see this link
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Posted on January 9th, 2014.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, Workshops

Buddhist statues – an evening with Caty Hartung and Gergely Porkoláb

Buddhist statues – an evening with Caty Hartung and Gergely Porkoláb We are very happy to invite you for an evening with Caty Hartung and Gergely Porkoláb this Saturday Jun 1, 2013 after the evening meditation at 20:45. They will share their knowledge about the art and the meaning of Buddhist statues for meditation practice, especially about the aspects present at the Europe Center. Caty and Gergö travel regularly to Nepal twice a year to look for high quality statues and thangkas (Tib. scroll paintings) for Diamond Way Buddhist centers. Over the years, they have developed personal connections to various artist and dealer families carrying this unique disappearing transmission and support its transfer to the ...
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Posted on May 30th, 2013.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, Workshops

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

Do more with less effort in your center

Do more with less effort in your center Apart from the timeless methods for developing one's mind, we also are lucky to have very talented people in our sangha who are willing to share their skills to make our common daily work easier. Michael Fuchs is one of them - he is an international professional business coach who helps consults for companies on how to achieve more with less effort, do the right thing at the right moment, effectively lead teams and continuously evolve the organization's potential. Participants of the workshop „108 ways for effective center meetings“, held at the EC on April 15 to 17, will have a ...
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Posted on April 7th, 2011.  |  In category: Courses, Latest News, 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

ECtropy up! weekends start off

ECtropy up! weekends start off On June 18th 2010 we are starting with a new concept of special work'n'joy weekends called ECtropy up!. "Ectropy - a measure of the tendency of a dynamical system to do useful work and grow more organized." Wikipedia . The aim is making the EC facilities nicer, cleaner, more useful and organized and save some money by reusing or selling unused stuff. And of course, we won't forget to meditate and have fun. Check out the program of the first ECtropy up! (more…)
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Posted on June 16th, 2010.  |  In category: Latest News, Workshops

Streaming from the Key people meeting

Streaming from the Key people meeting Dear friends, the Key people meeting will take place at the Europe Center on the upcoming weekend Jan 23-24, 2010. EC representatives and main contacts from different countries, so-called key people, will come together and work on topics such as involvement of their countries in the EC project, the role of the EC in the future, the new EC building project and much more. Lama Ole and Caty will join the weekend program and we would like to give everybody a chance to take part on the following sessions via worldwide streaming. Streaming schedule (check DWB streaming news for updates): Saturday 23.1.2010 10:30-13:00 (CET) the EC's vision & ...
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Posted on January 18th, 2010.  |  In category: Latest News, Workshops

EC Summer Course Team weekend

EC Summer Course Team weekend The  organizers of the International Summer Course, held at the Europe Centre, will come together and spend some time on reviewing  experiences from the last summer course and also work on future vision of the summer courses at the EC. Please register using the link bellow: Register here Any questions? Contact us at: join@europe-center.org
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Posted on December 18th, 2009.  |  In category: Events, Latest News, Newsletter, Workshops

Mantra stone carving weekend

Mantra stone carving weekend A last minute notice for a weekend for those who know or would like to learn how to carve mantra stones. To register please email join@europe-center.org.
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Posted on December 18th, 2009.  |  In category: Events, Latest News, Newsletter, Workshops

Organizers of the 8th Karmapa course meeting

Organizers of the 8th Karmapa course meeting This weekend the organizers of the 8th Karmapa course, which will take place from 11 - 15 September 2009 at the Europe Center, will come together to plan the event. The Bavarian sangha with the help of the Austrian and Swiss sanghas are the main organizers, however we would of course like and need the assistance of the worldwide sangha. So if you would like to join us please come to the planning meeting at the EC on Saturday 18 April at 11:00 or let us know via the email address below that you (or your country) are interested in ...
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Posted on April 13th, 2009.  |  In category: Events, Latest News, Workshops