Moscow Buddhist Center moves and grows

After one last meditation in the crowded gompa of our old center, we finally moved into the BIG MOSKOVSKY, our new and far larger Moscow Buddhist Center, centrally located near the Red Square and the main train station. With one … Continued

Karmapa Thaye Dorje inaugurates Nala Gompa near Kathmandu

In a recent four day ceremony, Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, inaugurated Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling, Maniwa Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche’s monastery near Kathmandu. Karmapa and Rinpoche were joined by many Karma Kagyu lamas and rinpoches, including Beru Khyentse … Continued

UNESCO prize awarded to Lama Ole Nydahl

On June 13, 2015 Lama Ole Nydahl received the award for dialogue, coexistence and peace from the UNESCO Association for Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue in Malaga (Spain) granted to him and his late wife Hannah Nydahl. During the ceremony at … Continued

Bratislava amazed by Buddhist art exhibition

The art of Tibet is closely connected with Buddhism and meditation. It’s usually perceived only on the outer level of aesthetic beauty, but it also includes inner meaning on many levels. The facial expressions, postures, and attributes of the Buddhist aspects … Continued

Information on the earthquake in Nepal

A severe earthquake hit Nepal on 25 April, with many people killed and injured. Many historic Karma Kagyu buildings have also been damaged. Diamond Way Buddhist centers worldwide are collecting donations to be used to help the people affected by … Continued