Charity foundation “Living tradition”
Was established in 2005 aiming at development of cultural and spiritual bonds between people of Ukraine and East Asian countries. Foundation is involved in organization and support of events directed at strengthening the friendship and common understanding between people. These events are intended to help in preserving authentic and unique traditions of East Asia pervaded by deep philosophy.
Religious Center of Ukrainian Association of Karma Kagyu Lineage Diamond Way buddhists.
The center was founded by Lama Ole Nydahl and is under spiritual guidance of His Holiness Gyalwa Karmapa XVII Thaye Dorje. Association of Karma Kagyu buddhists is currently the biggest buddhist organization in Ukraine: it unites more than 20 buddhist centers and groups in the majority of regional cities of our country. Ukrainian association is a part of international community of buddhists of Karma Kagyu Lineage.