Manfred Maier lives in the Diamond Way Buddhist Center in Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany, where he works as a music teacher in the local schools. A student of Lama Ole Nydahl since 1982, Manfred also travels with his wife, Beate, and gives many talks on Buddhism.

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