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Meditation practice & teaching weekend with Anton Orlov
Sep 30 to Oct 2 (all day)
We would like to invite you to a weekend of meditation practice and teachings on the subject of meditation with Anton Orlov & local EC Diamond Way Teachers. Anton has been practicing Diamond Way Buddhism since 2002 and teaching on behalf of Lama Ole Nydahl since 2012. He lives in Beer Sheva, Israel, where he works as a mechanics teacher. Please register via email to email@example.com.
Weekend of teachings & an empowerment with Lama Tönsang and Denes Andras
Oct 14 to Oct 16 (all day)
We are extremely happy to invite you all to a wonderful weekend with Lama Tönsang and Denes Andras!
Lama Tönsang was born in East Tibet (Kham) in 1934. He grew up in a family of lay Lamas and started his spiritual practice very early traveling to many Buddhist places.
At the age of 17 he went to the 16th Karmapa's monastery, Tsurpu, in central Tibet, where he remained until the Chinese invasion in 1959. He then fled to India and stayed in Rumtek, the 16th Karmapa's new seat, in Sikkim.
In 1979 Karmapa sent him to Montchardon in France and asked him ...
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Bavarian Centers meeting
Nov 11 to Nov 13 (all day)
This year the Bavarian Centers have decided to come to the Europe Center for their annual meeting, and we're very happy to have them here. There will be a program of meetings and teachings (in German with English translation).
Schwaben-Allgäu Course with Klaus Neukirchen
Nov 18 to Nov 20 (all day)
The centers from around the local area (Schwaben-Allgäu) are coming to the Europe Center to spend a weekend together practicing, sharing and listening to teachings. Program Friday 18/11/16 20:00 - Hans Embert with show pictures and talk about Traveling in East Tibet Saturday 19/11/16 11:00 - Teacher Student Relationship (part I) 15:00 - Meditation session 20:00 - Teacher Student Relationship (part II) Sunday 20/11/16 11:00 - Love & Partnership Klaus Neukirchen was born in 1958, and took Buddhist Refuge in 1980, he lives and works in Munich. Presentation and lectures will be in German with English translation (€6)
View, Meditation, Action weekend with Tommy Bogs
Nov 25 to Nov 27 (all day)
We are delighted to invite you for a weekend of teachings from Tommy Bogs.
Tommy Bogs was born in 1950 in Copenhagen, Denmark. During the 70's and 80's he was actively involved in the Danish rock scene as a sound engineer for one of Denmark's most popular rock bands. After getting in contact with Buddhism he took refuge with Shamar Rinpoche in 1981. In 1986 he met Lama Ole Nydahl and moved to the Diamond Way Buddhist Center in Copenhagen, which he helped to run for the next eight years. He took part in several Lama Ole Nydahl's tours around the ...
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8th Karmapa weekend with Gerhard & Maxi Kukuvec
Dec 8 to Dec 11 (all day)
We are very happy to welcome everybody to a long practice and teaching weekend with Gerhard & Maxi Kukuvec! The 8th Karmapa practice and explanation sessions will be for those who have finished the Preliminary Practices. At the same time, there will be practice and explanation sessions for Ngöndro practitioners as well. So everybody is welcome! Maxi took Buddhist Refuge with Lama Ole 1983, and Gerhard in 1985. They are both co-founders of the Graz Buddhist Center in Austria one of the two first Diamond Way Buddhist Centers in the West, and have been teaching since 1990. See event details »
16th Karmapa Meditation day
Dec 17 to Dec 17 (all day)
As every year just before Christmas, we will have a 16th Karmapa mediation day, however, this year as per Lama Ole's wishes it will be a day of several sessions rather than a 8hr meditation. More info to follow.
Statue filling weekend
Feb 24 to Feb 28 (all day)
As every year, we are lucky enough to have some of the best statue fillers come to the EC to fill our and others statues. Statue filling is ancient discipline with its own transmissions and knowledge. The program will start with a lecture on Friday evening. Everybody, whether they have experience or not, who wants to join in with helping, learning and filling the Europe Center statues is warmly welcome. More information and online registration coming soon.
Diamond Way Teachers meeting
Mar 16 to Mar 19 (all day)
As every year the Diamond Way teachers will come together at the EC to meet, share and enjoy! More details and registration to follow soon!
How to get enlightened in daily life - a weekend with Gerd Boll
Mar 24 to Mar 26 (all day)
We invite you to come and join a weekend of teachings on how to get enlightened in daily life, from Gerd Boll. More information and registration to follow.
Transmission weekend with Lama Ole Nydahl
May 12 to May 14 (all day)
Lama Ole will come to the EC for a weekend of teachings and meditation. Program, online registration and further info to follow in the New Year (please note pre-registration before the online system is up, is not possible).