Advancement Worldwide. No End! Lama Ole Nydahl, May 2012, EC. New Year's Course 2012 December 27 - 31. Munich

Program

Lama Jigme Rinpoche
Lama Jigme Rinpoche
Lama Ole Nydahl
Lama Ole Nydahl

Thursday, December 27

20:00 Lama Jigme Rinpoche
Diamond Mind Empowerment
Diamond Mind is the purifying aspect of all Buddhas and is an important aspect of our transmission

Friday

December 28

10:00

Lama Jigme Rinpoche

“Buddhist Meditation”

15:00

Traveling Teachers

Explanations and meditation on the 16th Karmapa

20:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

“Buddhism - Timeless Values”

Saturday

December 29

10:00

Traveling Teachers

Explanations on personal practice.

15:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

Guided meditation session

20:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

Questions & answers

Sunday

December 30

10:00

Traveling Teachers

Explanations on personal practice.

15:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

“The Advancement of
Diamond Way Buddhism Worldwide”

Afterwards

Blessing

Monday

December 31

10:00 - 11:00

Meditation Session

16th Karmapa Meditation

12:00 - 13:00

Meditation Session

16th Karmapa Meditation

14:00 - 15:00

Meditation Session

16th Karmapa Meditation

20:00 - 21:00

Meditation Session

16th Karmapa Meditation

21:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

“The Great seal”

24:00

Lama Ole Nydahl

Bodhisattva Promise

Afterwards: New Year’s Party

Lectures: € 8 / 15 • Initiation: € 20 • Day ticket: € 28 • Course ticket: € 125

Course

Location

Kleine Olympiahalle

Spiridon-Louis-Ring 21

80809 Munich

The hall is located in the northern part of Munich near the motorway (Mittlerer Ring) and is easily reachable by public transport (Metro U3 - Olympiazentrum)

Arrival by car

From north-east (A9 from Nuremberg, Berlin, Prague)

Exit “Mittlerer Ring” West in the direction of Olympia Park › Pass the BMW-Museum › Take the far right lane › Exit at the Olympic Hall towards the parking lot.

From north-west (A8 from Stuttgart, Cologne, Amsterdam)

Drive on the “Mittlerer Ring” West in the direction of Olympia Park › Pass the BMW-Museum › Take the far right lane › Exit at the Olympic Hall towards the parking lot.

From south-east (A8 from Salzburg, Innsbruck, Vienna, Budapest)

Drive on the “Mittlerer Ring” in the direction of Olympia Park/Nuremberg › Pass the BMW-Museum › Take the far right lane › Exit at the Olympic Hall towards the parking lot.

From south-west (A96 from Lindau, Zurich)

Drive on the “Mittlerer Ring” in the direction of Olympia Park/Nuremberg › Take the far right lane › Exit at the Toni-Merkens-Weg towards the parking lot.

Car Parks

€ 4 Per day.

Olympic Tower and Ice Sports Center

1-4 Hours: € 4
5-6 Hours: € 7
Full Day: € 10

For free parking, please look for parking places north of the Georg-Brauchle-Ring (the big street just north of the “kleine Olympiahalle”).

Arrival by plane or train

From Munich Central Station (Hauptbahnhof) - 15 minutes

  • Subway line U2 to Feldmoching.
  • At Scheidplatz change to U3 in direction Moosach
  • Exit at Olympiazentrum
  • Kleine Olympiahalle is then 5 Minutes walk from the Subway station.

From Munich Airport - 60 minutes

  • Take S-Bahn S8 to the city.
  • At Marienplatz change to subway line U3 in direction to Moosach.
  • Exit at Olympiazentrum
  • Kleine Olympiahalle is then 5 Minutes walk from the Subway station.

Public transport tickets

You can find all the information on the train tickets for Munich on the MVV Pages. When traveling from the Airport, you would need a ticket for Entire Network (Gesamtnetz). For the city only, you will need the tickets for Inner District (Innenraum) - white zone. The Partner day-tickets (regardless of the travel range) are valid for up to 5 people and can be very useful for groups.

Venue

Catering

There will be inexpensive food and drinks available directly at the event venue. As we will prepare the food ourselves, we will offer three meals a day for €14 if you purchase a food voucher one day in advance (purchase is possible on site starting Dec. 27). In addition, there will be sandwiches, sausages, soups and miscellaneous snacks available.

Childcare

There is a separate space at the lecture site with streaming for parents with babies. Childcare for children 4 to 14 will be available during lectures at a nearby location starting December 28.

Important information about the lecture hall

::EN::
Unfortunately we can not put a carpet on the floor of the meditation hall. Please keep in mind to bring along your meditation cushion as well as a blanket.

::DE::
Leider können wir in der Vortragshalle keinen Teppichboden verlegen. Bitte denkt dran, neben Eurem Meditationskissen auch eine Decke oder sonstige Unterlage zum Sitzen mitzubringen.

Accomodation

Sleeping Hall

For budget accommodation, there is a comfortable, large sports hall with plenty of sleeping space (€8 per night) and several smaller halls, including a separate area for parents with children. From the venue hall, it is ten minutes away by car and 15-30 minutes away by public transportation. The adress is Margarethe-Danzi-Str. 21, right next to the train station “Laim”. Please bring your sleeping bag and camping mat. The hall will open on the 27th December at 17h, so you are welcome to bring your sleeping gear before the programm starts at the venue hall.

Hostels

Accommodation is also available in hotels. The course will take place during a high season of tourism in Munich. Please make reservations as soon as possible if you want to stay in a hotel, hostel or a holiday flat. You can download a list of budget places to stay below.

Download the list of hostels.

Contacts

Buddhistische Zentren Bayern d.K.K.L. e.V.
Gabelsbergerstr. 52/Rgb
80333 München
Telefon: 089 905 47 633
Email:
Internet: www.buddhismus-bayern.de
Pressekontakt: Jürgen Segerer (+49 174 9295288)