Welcome!

Won Buddhism of Manhattan Won Buddhism of Manhattan has served, for the last twenty years, as a spiritual home for New Yorkers. The Manhattan Won Buddhist Temple, which is also the site of the Won Buddhist 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. We welcome everyone who wants to cultivate inner peace, joy and wisdom.

12th Annual Spring Benefit Concert & Luncheon

concert1Sun, May/31/2015
11:00am Spiritual Memorial Service
12:30 pm Lunch, 2:00 pm Concert

Join us for a day of exquisite music and wonderful food as we raise money to support the Manhattan Won Buddhist Temple. Our lovely temple stands as an oasis of peace and tranquility. 

Individual Meditation Instruction

Individual Meditation For those who cannot join our public gatherings, our Reverends offer hour-long individualized instruction on how to meditate at the temple to anyone who wants to learn meditate and Won Buddhism. It includes sitting, chanting, walking meditation practice with Q & A.