KMC New York
Buddhist meditation center serving NY, Pennsylvania & New Jersey.
Kadampa Meditation Center New York (KMC New York) is an international Kadampa Buddhist community dedicated wholeheartedly to bringing about inner and outer peace. Everyone is welcome into this blessed environment, site of the US World Peace Temple. Visitors from all backgrounds come to find rest and refuge from the stresses of busy modern life, and draw inspiration from spiritual friends that include Buddhist monks and nuns.
Ongoing meditation classes, study programs and retreats offer us an opportunity to discover and increase our innate good qualities. Following Buddha’s timeless advice, we can learn to still our agitated minds and travel a joyful path to peace and happiness. The methods and practices taught here are suitable for every level of interest and experience.
KMC New York is located on 82 wooded acres in the colorful Upper Delaware River Valley in rural New York, one of the most natural and pure areas in the Northeast. It is just two hours by car, bus, or train from New York City, and minutes from the New Jersey and Pennsylvania borders. The Temple is open to the public every day, including the dessert café and gift shop.
Lush woods, pristine creeks and pools, abundant wildlife, magnificent colors await you at KMC New York. We invite you to relax and refresh yourself in this special healing environment, a perfect place for cultivating a peaceful mind and rested body.