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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.

Celebrating the Centennial of Won Buddhism

WonBuddhismCentennialSunday, Sep/06/2015, 10:30 am
Location: Won Dharma Center (Hudson, NY)
No Sunday dharma service at the Manhattan Won Temple.

Join us in celebrating the centennial of Won Buddhism! We will gather together to celebrate 100 years of Won Buddhism at the Won Dharma Center. It includes a dharma talk from the former Head Dharma Master Chwasannim, performances, a Buddhist art exhibition and lunch.

2015 Won Buddhism Meditation Retreat

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

Come join us in exploring the breath and the depth of the heart to live each 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.