The Drikung Garchen Institute is a Drikung Kagyu center in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition under the spiritual guidance of H.E. Garchen Rinpoche. We offer teachings, seminars, regular meditations and meditation retreats.

Wie verhalte ich mich im
buddhistischen Tempel?

How do I behave in the buddhist temple?

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Saturday, 28.12. - Tuesday, 31.12.2018

Medicine Buddha Retreat with Drubpon Tsering Rinpoche

It will be possible to participate in individual sessions

Pupils and students under 25 years FREE!

37 Bodhisattva UebungenThe 37 Bodhisattva-Practices

We continue with a study group on the "Thirty-seven Practices of a Bodhisattva" with Drubpon Tsering Rinpoche, Drubpon Palkyi, Tsünma Zofia and Alex Sieber.
The study group will be every second Friday 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm. The next will be 18.10., 15.11., 29.11., 06.12.2019.

H.E. Garchen Rinpoche considers these practices as essential for all his students. We therefore recommend all newcomers to study in advance the teachings on the 37 practices of H.E. Garchen Rinpoche .

H.E. Gar Mingyur Rinpoche's Cremation Ceremony

Dear Dharma Friends,

on October 19th 2018, in the morning, Lama Mingyur Rinpoche’s corporeal remains was cremated. The ceremony was held under the auspices of His Eminence Lho Bontrul Rinpoche, His Eminence Kyenga Rinpoche, His Eminence Khamtrul Rinpoche from the Nemdo Kagyu Monastery, together with other Drikung Kagyu lamas and the community of disciples. His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche encourages his disciples to offer their dedications and prayers, and to engage in other virtuous practices. Rinpoche also said that the supplications and aspirations made will be accomplished accordingly and blessings will be received.


We are looking for volunteers for different kind of work at our center. Please contact us if you have the time and opportunity to help us. details