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Finding Peace Weekend Meditation Retreat in the Catskills – Healing Ourselves and Others


Aug 16, 2019 to Aug 18, 2019
07:30 PM until 12:00 PM


Finding Peace Weekend Meditation Retreat in the Catskills – Healing Ourselves and Others

A relaxing weekend meditation retreat in the peaceful environment of the Catskills. Whether you're a beginner or simply want to enjoy retreat in ideal conditions, this weekend will help you refresh your mind through meditation.

On this retreat, discover the renowned ancient healing practice known as Taking and Giving. This profound, yet simple, breathing meditation is deeply healing and increases both our spiritual strength as well as our ability to deal with challenges. For centuries it has helped people transform their suffering and even cure their diseases. This in turn, brings out the heroic qualities within us to help others do the same.

Enjoy guided meditations and modern Buddhist teachings, which present practical tools to incorporate meditation to your day to day life. In the breaks, enjoy meaningful conversation and relax amidst the beauty and tranquility of the Kadampa World Peace Temple and its natural surroundings. Everyone is welcome and no experience is necessary.

DATE: August 16-18, 2019

Location: Kadampa Meditation Center New York, 47 Sweeney Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737
Retreat Cost: $60. Accommodations & vegetarian meals available contact registration for rates.
For more information or to register or call (845) 856-9000

Kadampa Meditation Center New York is located in Sullivan County at 47 Sweeney Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737, off of Route 97, turn on to Route 31, just north of Hawks' Nest. Kadampa Meditation Center New York offers meditation classes, day courses, retreats, Buddhist prayers chanted in English and a chance to learn about the Buddhist way of life. Classes range from beginner to advanced and are designed to help those who wish to learn to meditate, start a meditation practice or to meditate in a group setting, as well as for those who wish to deepen their understanding of basic Buddhist thought and practice.

Kadampa Meditation Center New York also offers group & corporate visits, mindfulness workshops & presentations, kids meditation, field trips, accommodations & vegetarian meals, and community outreach and 82 acres with Nature Trails. Kadampa World Peace Temple houses a World Peace Café & espresso bar, a bookstore and gift shop featuring a range of unique gifts, cards, meditation accessories, Buddhist art, and books on Buddhism and meditation. Open to the public, stop in an enjoy the peace of the Temple. Weekly Meditation Classes offered in Scranton PA, Sparta NJ and Port Jervis, Beacon, Saratoga Springs & Warwick, NY. For more information call (845)856-9000 or visit





View map Kadampa Meditation Center New York
47 Sweeney Road
Glen Spey, NY

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Kadampa Meditation Center New York


(845) 856-9000

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