Federación de Comunidades Budistas de España

Federación de Comunidades Budistas de España ("Federation of Buddhist Communities of Spain", abbreviation UBE-FEBE) is a Spanish organisation that functions as an umbrella organisation to the country's Buddhist communities.

Federación de Entidades Budistas de España
Formation1992
Membership
22 member organisations
Official language
Spanish
Secretary General
Eloy Portillo Aldana
President
Enrique Caputo Rivera
AffiliationsEBU

Buddhism started becoming more visible in the Spanish society after 1978 when the country's new constitution was adopted and thus freedom of religion was guaranteed.[1] The federation was officially founded in 1992.[2]

As of September 2021 the federation has 22 member organisations.[3]

The federation is a member of the European Buddhist Union.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Martín Nieto, Caridad (2019-09-16). "Entrevista al presidente de la Unión Budista de España y Federación de Entidades Budistas de España (UBE-FEBE)". Buddhistdoor en Español (in Spanish). Retrieved 2021-09-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "La Unión". Página oficial de la UBE (in Spanish). Retrieved 2021-09-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ "Comunidades, Budismo en España". Página oficial de la UBE (in Spanish). 2021. Retrieved 2021-09-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. ^ "Our Members". European Buddhist Union. 2021. Retrieved 2021-09-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)