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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.

2015 Won Buddhist Meditation Retreat

2015-retreat195-0Date: October 9 - 12 (Friday - Monday)
Location: Won Dharma Center (Hudson, NY)

Come join us in exploring the breath and depth of the heart to live every moment to the fullest. On this silent retreat, suitable for all, we will cultivate a whole-hearted attention to the present moment that leads us to wisdom and compassion.

Self-Transformation Prayer Service

Won BuddhismSelf-Transformation Prayer Service
Sun, August/23/2015, 11:00 am

You are cordially invited to Self-Transformation Prayer (Bup In Jeol), called an annual spiritual holidays of Won Buddhism and dharma name ceremony. Receiving Won Buddhist Dharma name signifies the beginning of a new spiritual journey to the path of awakening.