Registration for 8th Karmapa retreat 2016

Upcoming events

Buddhist Philosophy Study course (ITAS)

September 16 - September 20

8º Karmapa Retreat

September 19 - September 25

Statue-filling Weekend

October 28 - November 1

Latest News

Easter course impressions

April 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Easter course impressions

Lama Jigme Rinpoche visited Karma Guen and Benalmadena for the Easter course on March 23-27. His visits became a good spring tradition. This time we enjoyed his Mahamudra teachings and Diamond Mind empowerment.

UNESCO prize awarded to Lama Ole and Hannah Nydahl

June 20th, 2015|0 Comments

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 Málaga granted to him and his late wife Hannah Nydahl.

Kalachakra stupa renovation

May 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The main part of preparations for the Summer course - renovation of our Kalachakra stupa was finished last week. On the day of the birth, enlightenment and parinirvana of the Buddha Shakyamuni, eyes of the [...]

Almost 900 years ago the first consciously reborn Yogi of Tibet renowned as the “Knower of the Three Times” the great Karmapa Dusum Khyenpa established his main seat of activity in a remote place in the Kham region near Chamdo in Tibet and gave it the name Karma Guen. Its beauty and power became famous for centuries and are still known today.

With each incarnation the activity of this King of Yogis has shown countless beings their path to enlightenment.

The vision and blessing of the great 16th Karmapa Rangjung Rigpe Dorje gave birth to a place that today stands as his boundless activity rooted in the western world.

As he predicted, Karma Guen in the Andalusian Mountains is now the place of power in which beings meet the timeless wisdom of Buddha’s teachings in the uninterrupted oral transmission of the Karma Kagyu Lineage being one of its over 900 Buddhist Centers worldwide.

Through the immense generosity and devotion of Dorrit and Pedro Gomez to their teachers, Karma Guen was established by Lama Ole Nydahl and his wife Hannah under the spiritual guidance of H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinlay Thaye Dorje.

Read more!