This event occurs in the past. See below for our upcoming courses, retreats and special events.

Northeast Dharma Celebration

Abiding in a Pure Land: Avalokiteshvara Empowerment and Teachings on Training in the Three Recognitions

Join hundreds of practitioners from around the Northeast at Kadampa Meditation Center New York and online for the annual Northeast Dharma Celebration.

You can change your world simply by changing your mind. This profound truth discovered in Buddhist teachings is life-changing. At the NEDC this year, Kadam Morten Clausen, the Eastern US National Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU and Resident Teacher of KMC NYC, will give teachings on how to deepen our understanding of this insight. He will also show us how to practically apply it through the practice of the three recognitions, contained in Avalokiteshvara practice from Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche’s book, The Mirror of Dharma with Additions.

Instead of assenting to the ordinary, mundane appearance of our life, we are empowered to transform our way of seeing ourselves, others, and the world around us. As a result of joyfully applying effort to this meditation practice throughout our life, our world will change around us until we perceive it as a pure land–a world of no suffering and problems!

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UPCOMING COURSES, RETREAT AND SPECIAL EVENTS

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International Summer Festival

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

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Creating Happiness: The Law of Karma

Saturday, August 13
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Kelly Goedert

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The Magical Practice of Taking & Giving

Saturday, August 20
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Natalia Darialova

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Training in Emptiness

Saturday, August 27
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with France Roy

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Annual Country Retreat

September 2 – 5
with Kadam Morten
Everybody Welcome!

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Awakening the Heart

Saturday, September 10
10:00 – 11:30am + Q&A
with Woo Jung Cho

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Learn the Fundamentals of Buddhist Meditation

Saturday, September 17
10:00am – 1:30pm + Q&A
with Bill Mabe and Maria Rapetskaya

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28th Anniversary Party

Friday, September 23
7:00pm
Everybody Welcome!

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International Fall Festival

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