Places and topics from former meetings:

2016

Vienna, Maha-Council (large meeting),  Sep 25 to Sep 28 (3 days); hosted by the ÖBR - Austrian Buddhist Union
"Buddhist Inspiration in our Age of Crisis". Talks by
Lama Shenpen   “Mindfulness as the path to liberation”
Ajahn Sundara   “Mindfulness., different levels, mainstream & deep”
Dario Doshin Girolami: “When blossom falls. A meditation course for grieving parents who lost their children”
Lama Irene “Supported ending of Life - How do we as Buddhist teachers think and feel about that?”
Kaikyo Sara Roby-Baranek: “End-of-life or assisted suicide”
Sylvia Wetzel: Dark Night, Emptiness and Renunciation
Marcel Geisser: Buddhism beyound "Ism"
Yesche U. Regel, „Applying Buddhist compassion practices on social, ecological and other urgent matters" and a Tonglen-compassion meditation.
Zarko Andricevic, Present crises in the light of Chan Buddhism

2015

Germany, Berlin, Rigpa Zentrum Dharma Mati Berlin. Sep 27 to Sep 30 (3 days); "The Person of the Teacher and her/his Responsibility and Impact on Society.

2015

USA, Omega Institute, Western Dharma Teachers Gathering

2014

Germany, Hamburg, “Sharing Different Approaches to Key Buddhist Teachings and Practices”

2013

France, Karma Ling. As it was a Maha-Council (large meeting) stretching over 5 days, three topics were at the centre of exchange and discussions. “Authority and Transmission”, “Mindfulness in a Buddhist and in a Secular Context”, “Creating Community”.

2012

Switzerland, Churwalden,  "Uncovering the Buddha"

2011

France, Lerab Ling,   "Exchanges on Tradition and Experience"

2010

Hungary, Velence, "Engaged Buddhism"

2009

UK, Bettiesfield,  "Non-Sectarianism"

2008

Italy, Arco

2007

Netherlands, Cadzand,

2006

Spain, Barcelona

2005

Poland, Stettin

2004

Germany, Jaegerndorf, Haus Engl 

2003

France, Strassburg

1996

?? Kamalashila Institut, Germany, at Schloss Wachendorf, with Lama Denys Rinpoche, and some friends still known: Alexander Berzin, Simon Child, Zarko Andricevic, Kurt Krammer, Marcel Geisser

1993

Dharamsala, Indien; on Invitation for H.H. the Dalai Lama (Sylvia Wetzel, Fred von Allmen, Heinz Roiger ect.)
Schloss Wachendorf