Kadampa Meditation Center New York

Live-Streamed Classes & Special Events

We are continuing to offer all of our weekly classes, retreats and events via live-stream for all of our classes, retreats and events. Please check individual class and event pages to find out more about our live-stream options.

Our in-person classes are now on hold during our Oral Instructions of Mahamudra Retreat from January 8 – March 20. These retreats are available for in-person attendance with some conditions due to Covid-19 protocols. Drop-ins for Winter Retreats are not welcome at this time. Please check our Oral Instructions of Mahamudra Retreat page for more information. 

Special Events

Winter Retreats 2021

January 8 – March 18 w/ Gen Samten

Learning to Live Lightly

Saturday, March 20
w/ Kadam Matthew Riechers

Livestream Meditation Classes

The Happiness Toolkit

MONs  10-11am
w/ Kadam Kyle

Your Potential for Peace *NEW*

TUEs  7-8:30m
w/ Evelyn Williams

Overcoming Anger

WEDs  7-8:30pm
w/Kadam Kyle

Meditations for Healing

THUs 7-8pm
w/Christian Gauthier

Prayers for World Peace

SUNs  11-12:30pm
w/Kadam Kyle

Upcoming Livestreamed Prayers

Wednesday, March 10 · 7:30-9:15pm
Offering to the Spiritual Guide

Thursday, March 11 · 7:30-8:45pm
Wishfulfilling Jewel w/Tsog

Visiting Hours

Nature Trails & Gardens  Everyday  9am-Dusk

Due to our annual Winter Retreats, the Temple, cafe, & shop are closed to the public until the end of March. 

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About Buddhism

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What is Karma?

What is Karma?

Karma means actions: the actions of our body, speech and mind. This subject is very meaningful. Throughout our life we have to experience various kinds of suffering and problems without choice. This is because we do not understand what actions we need to abandon and what actions we need to practice. If we had this knowledge and put it into practice there would be no basis for experiencing suffering and problems.

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About Buddha

About Buddha

Buddha Shakyamuni, the founder of Buddhism, showed the manner of accomplishing the ultimate goal of living beings, the attainment of enlightenment, at Bodh Gaya in India in 589 BC.

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About Dharma

About Dharma

Dharma means “protection.” By practicing Buddha’s teachings we protect ourself from suffering and problems. All the problems we experience during daily life originate in ignorance, and the method for eliminating ignorance is to practice Dharma.

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How to Meditate

How to Meditate

Meditation is an ancient technology that has been used for thousands of years by people wishing to deepen their spiritual understanding and grow on the spiritual path.

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The Four Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths

What are the Four Noble Truths? These are first teachings Buddha gave after he attained enlightenment which explain the entire path to enlightenment.

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Buddhist Beliefs

Buddhist Beliefs

Buddha taught how to examine our mind and see which states produce misery and confusion and which states produce health and happiness. He taught how to overcome the compulsively non-virtuous minds that confine us to states of discontent and misery, and how to cultivate the virtuous minds that liberate us from pain and lead us to the bliss of full enlightenment.

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About Tantra

About Tantra

Different people have different capacities for spiritual understanding and practice. For this reason, out of his compassion, Buddha Shakyamuni gave teachings at many levels, just as a skillful doctor administers a variety of remedies to treat different types of sick people.

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Phone

(845) 856-9000
9am-5pm Monday - Friday

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Location

47 Sweeney Rd
Glen Spey, NY 12737