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...

Our house, garden and library are closed during Christmas Holidays (21.12.2018-7.1.2019).

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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All Buddhist events and ceremonies are open to the public. Everybody is cordially invited to participate.
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Here you find information on location, address, access, entrance fees etc.
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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.

For further information and questions please consult:
Society for the Promotion of Buddhismus
Attn: BDK Fellowship
3-14 Shiba 4-chome
Minato-ku Tokyo
108-0014 JAPAN
Tel.: +81 (0)3-3455-5851
Fax: +81 (0)3-3798-2758
E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Attn: BDK Fellowship)
URL: http://www.bdk.or.jp/english/activity/foreigner.html

Please note: Questions concerning this grant that are directed to the EKŌ Centre, Düsseldorf, cannot be answered here.