Due to the very high demand for course places, preference is given to applications for complete courses (basic course & retreat). Minimum stay for first-time visitors is one week. 

Course periods


In the following periods the meditation center is opened. 

Further information about the courses offered can be found in the category courses.



Basic course (15-17 days) as well as practice days for first-time visitors (min. 1 week)

  • 12. June until 26. June - 1-2 spaces
  • 09. August until 23. August - 2-3 spaces


Advanced course (15 days), retreats (12-15 days) as well as practice days for meditators who have already practiced at Dhammanikhom

  • 16. April until 25. May
  • 05. June until 04. July
  • 18. July until 23. August


Monastic times of practice and merit-making - only for experienced meditators who have done a few courses at Dhammanikhom already.


Further information & dates under Klosteraufenthalt (German only at the moment, English will follow).


Registration, further information and questions:

Dhammanikhom Vipassana-Meditationszentrum

Hauptstr. 18

03185 Heinersbrück


email: dhammanikhom@gmail.com

phone: 0049 (0)35601-803804