Courses, Retreats, and Special Events

Most weekends in the year, we hold courses and retreats, usually on Saturday mornings but sometimes extending throughout the entire weekend.

For those interested in extended retreat opportunities as well as retreats outside of New York City, be sure to check out our World Peace Temple in Glen Spey.

To see all upcoming events, visit this week's classes.


The Art of Flourishing

Saturday, May 28
10:00am – 1:30pm
with Kadam Morten


Celebrating Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s Birthday

Saturday, June 4
11:00am – 12:15pm
with Kadam Morten

Mind Like a Clear Sky Retreat

Mind Like a Clear Sky Retreat

Saturday, June 11
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Cherien Dabis


International Spring Festival

June 10 – 16
Malaga, Spain
with Gen-la Dekyong


Post Spring Festival Half-day Retreat

Saturday, June 25
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Kadam Morten


Love that Lasts Half-day Course

Saturday, July 2
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Natalia Darialova


Awakening the Heart

Saturday, July 23
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
Everyone welcome!


International Summer Festival

July 29 – August 13
Ulverston, England
with Gen-la Khyenrab & Gen-la Jampa


Learn the Fundamentals of Buddhist Meditation

Saturday, August 20
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Bill Mabe and Maria Rapetskaya


Annual Country Retreat

Save the Date!
September 2 – 5
with Kadam Morten


International Fall Festival

October 14 – 20
KMC New York
with Gen-la Dekyong

Past Courses and Retreats

At KMC NYC, we offer a range of half-day, day-long, and week-long retreats on various Buddhist topics throughout the year. Check out our past courses and retreats to see some of our recent offerings.