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.

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. 


Introductory Meditation Class

Introductory Meditation ClassMon, July/06/2015, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

We offer an introductory meditation class for new practitioners. This class will explore basic meditation techniques such as breathing, and posture.
It includes sitting, walking and chanting meditation followed by a Q & A period.
RSVP required. Suggested donation $ 10.