Summer Course Impressions

Pretty much every single picture our photographers are taking during the course tells a story in itself… so we let the pictures do the talking once again!

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Impressions

The International Summer Course is just so much more than what’s going on in the gompa tent… luckily our photographers are also capturing lots of those countless moments in all corners of the Europe Center making up the magic!

Fireworks above the Alpsee lake

Thanks to the yearly lake festival in Bühl, just one night after the lunar eclipse, we were able to welcome Lama Ole and the friends arriving for the Summercourse with some really beautiful fireworks – we hope you enjoy the impressions!

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Lunar Eclipse

Last night we were lucky enough to witness this century’s longest lunar eclipse, a so-called blood moon. From a Buddhist point of view, this is a wonderful chance for meditation and making wishes. Here’s why.

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Spring Impressions

As every year, springtime is overwhelming us with its flowering beauty. After a mild but long winter, sunshine and warmth extend the activity space

Gompa climbing, uhmm… cleaning!

We are very grateful that we get to enjoy our precious huge meditation hall whenever we meditate. And actually, we’re even very happy to clean it!

The EC blog is back from Hibernation!

Here’s proof that we were sooo snowed in that snow ploughing and some other things had to come first before giving you an update of what’s been going on the last months!

The “Baugompa” in Bulgaria

Okay, let’s allow ourselves to be a bit sentmental for a moment. Whaaaaa…. good old Baucafe times… how great it was and how much fun we had… whaaaaaaa…. okay, now we stop.

Winter Wonderland Reloaded

We’re used to quite some snow here in the Allgäu, but this winter brought some really impressive blizzards. Winter wonderland and bright blue skies luckily followed, so we have to share more of these inncredibly beautiful impressions with you!

Cows visiting

Pretty much exactly two years ago, we already had cows from a meadow kilometers away visiting the EC. This time, they came late in the evening…