Sunday Morning Sit

Join us for Sunday morning meditation. ($10 suggested donation)    10:00am Heart Sutra Chanting 10:10am Zazen 10:40am Kinhin 10:50am Zazen 11:20am Kinhin 11:30am Dharma Talk 12:00pm Closing with Four Vows   Click here to join us.

Karuna Sangha (LGBTQIS)

Karuna Sangha participants identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer and straight. Using Buddhist principles and practices, we open our hearts to care for ourselves, for others, and for the world we all share.

Monday Evening Sit

Join us on Monday evenings for a community gathering and meditation sit.   ($10 suggested donation)   Monday Evening (Click to Join)6:00pm Heart Sutra Chanting6:10pm Zazen6:40pm Check In6:50pm Dharma Talk7:15pm Four Vows and Evening Gatha

Wednesday Evening Sit

Join the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care community and guiding teachers for a meditation gathering on Wednesday evenings.

Living Fearlessly: Facing the Inevitable

The second Tuesday of every month
January 9th-June 12th, 2018 from 6:30pm-8:15pm

Join Sensei Robert Chodo Campbell on this unique journey in learning how to face our fear of death. Consider how fully facing the inevitability of end-of-life can liberate us to live courageously and with gratitude.

Commit-to-Sit: A 90-Day Commitment to Practice

Photo credit: ©Peter Cunningham Usher in the New Year with the third annual Commit-To-Sit Practice Period which asks participants to sit every day for 90 days. For the past 2,600 years, since the time of the historical Buddha, communities have engaged in an extended period of practice known as ango. NYZCCC continues this tradition beginning […]

Zen History

This survey of Zen history focuses on the life and teachings of 13th century Soto Zen founder and celebrated writer, poet and philosopher, Eihei Dogen. Today, Dogen is considered one of the world’s most remarkable religious thinkers and the questions that drove him are at the heart of contemporary Zen practice.

Cancelled: Wednesday Evening Sit

Join the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care community and guiding teachers for a meditation gathering on Wednesday evenings.

Wisdom Sangha

We will use meditation, dharma teachings, discussion and have some fun looking at our individual experiences on this sacred journey. This program is open to the public and does not require registration.