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The Power of Peace & Love: A Free Public Talk and Meditation with Buddhist Monk Gen Samten Kelsang at Kadampa Meditation Center

Date/Time

Aug 25, 2019 to Dec 22, 2019
11:00 AM until 12:30 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday.

Description

The Power of Peace & Love: A Free Public Talk and Meditation with Buddhist Monk Gen Samten Kelsang at Kadampa Meditation Center New York
Join us from 11:00am to 12:30pm for a beginner friendly meditation class at Kadampa Meditation Center New York with Buddhist Monk Gen Samten Kelsang. Learn practical ways to feel empowered to change yourself and change the world. These classes include guided meditation, a short teaching and beautiful chanted prayers for world peace. The focus is on solutions to problems in daily life, authentic optimism and the development of altruistic love and compassion. Connect with an experience of inner peace through meditation and leave with practical inner tools to apply to your daily life. Everyone is welcome, we sit in chars and no experience is necessary. Class is free, donations are accepted.

Before or after class enjoy healthy snacks and locally roasted coffee and vegetarian fare in the World Peace Cafe, immerse yourself in the stunning foliage on our 82 acres of trails and woodlands, or explore the local Sullivan County Catskills towns. Enjoy a relaxing day in the peaceful environment of the Sullivan Catskills.
DATES: Every SUNDAY 11:00AM to 12:30PM
Location: Kadampa Meditation Center New York, 47 Sweeney Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737
Class Cost: Free
Accommodations & vegetarian meals available, contact registration for rates.
For more information www.kadampanewyork.org 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 www.kadampanewyork.org

Cost

Free

Location

View map Kadmapa Meditation Center New York
47 Sweeney Rd
just off Sullivan County 31
Glen Spey, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

Kadampa Meditation Center New York

Phone

(845)856-9000

Contact name

Education Program Coordinator

Contact email

info@kadampanewyprk.org

County:

Sullivan

Neighborhood:

Bethel

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