Karmapa and Thugseyla arrive at the Europe Center in Immenstadt

On August 2, 2019 Karmapa and his family arrived early in the morning and were welcomed by Lama Ole Nydahl. In the afternoon, more than 6,000 guests from over 40 countries attended the welcome ceremony for Karmapa and his son Thugseyla in the largest meditation tent we’ve ever built at the Europe Center, our international meeting point.

Left: Karmapa and Lama Ole
Center: Group Picture during the Welcome Ceremony
Right: Thugseyla and Lama Ole

Karmapa Thaye Dorje is the leader of the Karma Kagyü Lineage, the oldest reincarnate lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, of which Diamond Way Buddhism is a part. Thugseyla was born on the 11th of August 2018, as the first child of Karmapa and his wife Sangyumla. This was the family’s first visit to the Europe Centre in Immenstadt.

Read the full article on Karmapa’s Website:
Karmapa and Thugseyla arrive at The Europe Center (photos and report)

Categories: Buddhism in general

Related articles:

Diamond Way Buddhism comes to Panama

In 2013, friends in Panama contacted the Costa Rican sangha for advice to start a meditation group. They started participating at regional courses with Lama Ole Nydahl, and developed from meditating at apartments of friends to starting a center. On … Continued

Teaching Course in Tokyo and the Asian Sangha Meeting

In February Lama Ole Nydahl had a remarkable visit to Tokyo. It had been nine years since his last visit to Japan. About 280 people took part in the course, where Lama Ole gave Mahamudra teachings of the Karma Kagyu … Continued

Aussie Lama in the Heart Tour

The Aussie “Lama in the Heart” Tour

Following the course with Lama Ole Nydahl in Perth this March, a group of 30 students travelled down the East Coast of Australia, by bus from Brisbane to Canberra. The goal was to carry on the tours that Lama Ole … Continued