Tag Archives: Buddhism

Traveling teacher Tasso Kallianiotis will be in Tokyo on May 10th, 11th and 12th

Dear friends,
We are very pleased to announce that we will have Tasso Kallianiotis here in Tokyo on May 10th, 11th and 12th.
Please take this opportunity to come along to the centre, spend time with friends and share in the timeless teachings of the Buddha.
All talks will be held here at the Diamondway Center.
Click here for google map (http://goo.gl/maps/LmWN)*Talks will be in English (Please let us know if you require help with Japanese translation)

The Three Pillars in Buddhism
Date: Friday May 10th 7:00pm~9:30pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center
Ngondro and Diamondmind
Date: Saturday May 11th 1:30pm~4:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center
Developing Compassion and Wisdom
Date: Saturday May 11th 6:30pm~9:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center
The Five Buddha Families
Date: Sunday May 12th 1:30pm~4:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center
Bodhisattvas-Teachers of Enlightenment 
Date: Sunday May 12th 6:30pm~9:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center
About the teacher:

Tasso Kallianiotis has been a practicing Buddhist for over 35 years. 
He is a close student of lama Ole Nydahl with whom he took refuge in 1982 
and has received teachings and transmissions from many high lamas of the 

Karma Kagyu lineage. In 1993, he started organizing and overseeing the activities of the Diamond Way center in New York City and at Lama Ole’s request, began teaching and introducing people to the methods of the Diamond Way. 

Tasso spends the majority of his personal time teaching Buddhism and leading courses and retreats throughout North and South America and Europe. 
He has given radio interviews, published articles on Diamond Way Buddhism and is actively involved in the organizational activity in the US. Tasso resides in Connecticut, USA with his family and works as an IT trainer and consultant. 

Traveling teacher Detlev Goebel will be in Tokyo on September 15th and 16th

Dear friends,
We are very pleased to announce that we will have Detlev Goebel here in Tokyo on September 15th and 16th.
Please take this opportunity to come along to the centre, spend time with friends and share in the timeless teachings of the Buddha.
All talks will be held here at the Diamondway Center.
Click here for google map (http://goo.gl/maps/LmWN)

Lecture: The 4 Foundational Practices in Tibetan Buddhism (Ngondro)
Date: Saturday September 15th 1:00pm~4:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center (Meetup event, please RSVP)

Lecture: View, Meditation and Action. The 3 Pillars of Buddhism
Date: Saturday September 15th 6:30pm~9:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center (Meetup event, please RSVP)

Lecture: What is the Karma Kagyu Lineage?
Date: Sunday September 16th 1:00pm~4:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center (Meetup event, please RSVP)

Lecture: What is Karma and Causality?
Date: Sunday September 16th 6:30pm~9:00pm
Fee: ¥ 1500
Venue: Tokyo Diamondway Buddhist Center (Meetup event, please RSVP)

*Talks will be in English (Please let us know if you require help with Japanese translation)

About the teacher:

Detlev Goebel was born in Germany in 1960. He became a Buddhist with Lama Ole Nydahl in 1984. He and his former wife started a Buddhist Center in Munich and lived in it for 15 years.
Detlev has been teaching Buddhism at Lama Ole’s request since 1986.
Since 1990 he has been in charge of the German Buddhismus Heute Magazine. He and his wife Claudia are the editors.
Over the last 30 years Detlev has made many pilgrimages to Nepal, India, East-Tibet and especially Bhutan. For many years he has guided annual pilgrimage-tours to the Buddhist power places of Bhutan.
Detlev works at the BMW Crashtest-Facility in Munich, Germany.