Located in the heart of Chelsea, Kadampa Meditation Center New York City provides classes on meditation in Manhattan and throughout the New York City region.

Chelsea – Our Main Location (Weekly Classes)

East Village (Monday Evening)

Upper East Side (Wednesday Evening)

Upper West Side (Monday Evening)

Williamsburg (Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays)

Jersey City (Sunday Morning)

Hoboken (coming soon: Sunday)

Astoria (Sunday Afternoon)

Long Island City (Sunday mornings & Wednesday evenings)



Buddhist study programs as well as classes on meditation in Manhattan are offered nearly every day. For the specific classes available please use the links above or view our calendar.

New Meditation Classes

We will be hosting classes in the areas below in the near future. If you are interested in attending, please visit the page and sign up for the email list.


Lower East Side

Washington Heights

About Kadampa Meditation Center NYC

Located in the heart of Chelsea, Kadampa Meditation Center NYC provides meditation classes and teachings throughout NYC and the greater New York area.


We offer evening meditation classes on Mondays, TuesdaysWednesdaysThursdays, and Fridays, and morning meditation classes on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays that are suitable for newcomers. Our lunchtime meditations and after-work meditations are only a half-hour long and a great way to get a taste of meditation. We also have monthly introductory classes, Awakening the Heart and How to Meditate, as well as regular day and weekend meditation courses and retreats.