EKŌ-Haus der Japanischen Kultur e.V.

EKŌ-Haus der Japanischen Kultur e.V.

The Eko center of Japanese Culture offers courses and introductions into the traditional Japanese culture, which is rooted in Buddhism, it presents the Japanese lifestyle, explains Buddhism as a foundation of Eastern thought and promotes the cultural exchange. Read more...

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The EKO house will be reopened from June 1st, 2021 (Tue).
Visit by prior appointment only (☎ 0211-577918 0 | from May 26th);
Contact Tracing Form to be downloaded here.

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Cultural Events & Courses List of events

EKŌ-Haus der Japanischen Kultur e.V. organises many events and programmes all the year round. Please visit German and Japanese pages for the details.

Group Tour
The EKŌ center offers guided tours for groups and individuals through the EKŌ temple, the Japanese house and gardens.
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Events Programmes
Here you find information on events taking place in the EKŌ center like exhibitions, lectures and courses on Japanese culture.
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Buddhismus
All Buddhist events and ceremonies are open to the public. Everybody is cordially invited to participate.
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Access
Here you find information on location, address, access, entrance fees etc.
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Scientific Studies

The core matter of the „House of Apprentices for Thinking Religion“ is thinking the oneness of religion along the ways of the difference of cultures. This endeavor would neither like to compare cultures nor to mix them together.

Read more: House of Apprenticies for Thinking Religion

BDK-Grant

The BDK Grant is meant for candidates below the age of 40 who are plannig to enroll for a scientific buddhological research programme at a Japanese university or some different institution in Japan in preparing their dissertation projects. Applications from interested parties of Japanese nationality will not be allowed for.

Read more: Scientific Studies - BDK-Grant