Be Wise, Go Kind, Live Fully.

Welcome to Nalandabodhi
New York

A space for meditation. A center for study. A community that supports your desire to live more fully. Nalandabodhi New York is all these things.

Nalandabodhi New York is home to a community of people who embrace the ancient yet timeless wisdom of the Buddha. Guided by our founder, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, we offer classes and programs in meditation, Buddhist philosophy, and mindful activity. The benefits of these practices and studies are relevant and applicable to our everyday lives.

In conjunction with Nitartha Institute, we offer advanced classes in traditional Buddhist philosophy.

Whether you are interested in starting a meditation practice or have been a student of Buddhism for decades, we invite you to join us.

Study and Practice Opportunities

Dharma in the Park

Sunday, June 23, 2024, 10:00 am Dear NBNY Sangha and Friends, You are cordially invited to join NBNY Sangha member Dan Nelson for an hour of practice in Central Park on Sunday, June 23rd (weather permitting). We will begin with meditation and also spend some time discussing a dharma text.   Bring a

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SLODWN SUNDAY (In-Person) Nalandabodhi Monthly Meditation

Sunday, June 16, 202410:00 am – 12:00 pm Eastern Time  Please join us for our next monthly in-person, Sunday morning meditation session, on June 16, 2024.  Everyone is welcome! Open to meditators of all experience levels, this program offers us the opportunity to deepen our meditation practice, revitalize our sense of community

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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

On Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpche’s website you can learn about his extraordinary life and accomplishments, see his upcoming teaching schedule, and find many transcripts of his teachings, as well as some of his shareable quotations. A list of Rinpoche’s books are also listed there, which can be purchased on this website. Click here

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Today at Nalandabodhi New York

Morning Meditation

Mon., June 17, 2024 @ 8:30 am – 8:50 am – Please join us for NBNY’s online morning meditation practice. Each session consists of short introductory comments and/or instructions followed by silent meditation—approximately 20 minutes in total. All are welcome to join, regardless of background or experience. For more information, or to request the Zoom link, please contact Gail. There is no cost for these sessions, […]

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Everyone is welcome.