What is Won Buddhism?
Won Buddhism of Manhattan has served, for the last twenty two years, as a spiritual home for New Yorkers. The Manhattan Won Buddhist Temple, which is also the site of the Won Buddhism UN Office, was founded in 1994. It is a place of peace and restoration, and a place to learn and practice Won Buddhism and meditation. Won Buddhists follow Sotaesan's vision of living the teaching of Buddha with simplicity and commitment in our highly modern and materialistic society.Read more
Sunday 11am, April/23/2017
Join us for the 102nd Anniversary of Won Buddhism and the Great Master Sotaesan's Enlightenment. We follow Sotaesan's vision of living the teaching of Buddha with simplicity and commitment in this highly modern and materialistic society. As a way to celebrate the anniversary, Won Buddhists throughout the world will involve in many special humanitarian activities as living testimony to the spreading of love and good will that Sotaesan embodied.