Grounded in the dharma.
Devoted to contemplative care.
We are a Dharma organization committed to transforming people’s lives through Zen practice, contemplative caregiving and learning.
PRACTICE WITH US — IN PERSON & ONLINE
We offer daily online sitting at 12:30 pm ET and both online and in-person practice on Monday, Wednesday evenings, and Sunday mornings. All levels are welcome. Join us for practice and study.
WORKSHOPS, CLASSES AND RETREATS
OUR THREE PILLARS
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JOIN OUR COMMUNITY
The New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care offers guidance for people interested in beginning meditation or continuing in their existing practice; we train people from all walks of life— including medical professionals, parents, lawyers, artist and bankers—in compassionate caregiving; we support people and their loved ones through serious illness and death, and assists family and friends during their grieving process. We also celebrate and honor many of life’s meaningful moments.