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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.

Buddha's Birthday Celebration

Buddha's BirthdayBuddha's Birthday Celebration 
Sun, May/24/2015, 11:00 am

Come join us to celebrate the birth, enlightenment and dealth of the Buddha. It will be celebrated in the traditional Mahayana Buddhist way with a lotus lantern. The lotus lanterns are made to symbolize the light of wisdom which shines to illuminate the Buddha Nature that is within all of us. 

12th Annual Spring Benefit Concert & Luncheon

concert1Sun, May/31/2015
11:00am Spiritual Memoral 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.