Our Buddhist Teachers
Thaye Dorje, HH the 17th Karmapa
Lama Ole Nydahl
Kunzig Shamar, the 14th Shamar Rinpoche
Lama Jigme Rinpoche
Maniwa Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche
Lopon Tsechu Rinpoche, Lama Ole Nydahl, Hannah Nydahl
16th Karmapa, Lama Ole Nydahl, Hannah Nydahl
The Karma Kagyu lineage has been passed on for a thousand years from realised teacher to able student. Having an authentic Buddhist teacher is essential to one’s development in the Vajrayana.
Below you can read some details about the main teachers that are relevant from a Western perspective to the Diamond Way Lay Buddhism network. You can also find out more about the role of a Buddhist teacher.