TRANSFORMING OUR WORLD BEGINS WITH TRANSFORMING OUR MINDS.

 

Meditation available for all new and seasoned meditators of all Buddhist traditions in Westchester County, NY. 

Our meditation meetings and classes take place every Sunday; Tuesday and Wednesday evenings

 

ABOUT

Westchester Buddhist Center was formed in early 2009 from the inspiration to share the Tibetan Vajrayana Buddhist and Shambhala teachings and meditation practices of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche with friends and neighbors in Westchester County, New York. Learn more

 

MEDITATION GROUPS

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WEEKLY MEDITATION GROUPS

Our meetings have resumed:

Sundays (10 am - 12 noon) Eileen Fisher Headquarters, Irvington

Tuesdays (7 - 9 pm)  The Aligned Center, Irvington.

Wednesdays (7 - 9 pm) The Center for Health and Healing, Mt. Kisco. 

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COURSES

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The Tibetan Buddhist Teachings on Life, Death, and the Bardos - Tuesdays, 7 - 9 pm. Starting Oct. 4. Drop-ins Welcome! The Aligned Center, Irvington, NY

DIRECT PATH OF BUDDHADHARMA: Wednesdays, 7 - 9 pm. Starting Sept. 11. Drop-ins welcome! The Center for Health & Healing, Mount Kisco, NY

THE WAY OF THE BUDDHA – WBC Foundation Level Course: Sundays, 12:30 - 2:30 PM. Starting Sept. 22. Eileen Fisher Headquarters, Irvington, NY.


VISITING TEACHERS

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Venerable Ringu Tulku Rinpoche

Friday, October 4, 2019

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Venerable Shechen Rabjam Rinpoche

Saturday, October 19, 2019

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2019 COURSE OFFERINGS

Open to both beginning and continuing students.

 

WBC FOUNDATION LEVEL COURSE (Semester One)

The Way of the Buddha

Eileen Fisher Headquarters in Irvington

Sundays (12:30 - 2:30 pm) starting Sept. 22

Led by Derek Kolleeny, Andrea Sherman and Julie Farmer

This course is the perfect next step for those that participated in the Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha course last year.” LEARN MORE >


INTERMEDIATE COURSE (Semester One)

The Profound Treasury Series

Sundays, (12:30 - 2:30 pm) starting Sept. 15

Eileen Fisher Headquarters in Irvington

Led by Jane Kolleeny and Gene Bobker

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TUESDAY NIGHT SERIES

The Tibetan Buddhist Teachings on Life, Death, and the Bardos (Intermediate States)

Tuesdays, (7 - 9 pm) starting Oct.1

Ongoing series of talks open to all.

The Aligned Center in Irvington

Led by John Baker

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WEDNESDAY NIGHT SERIES, MOUNT KISCO

DIRECT PATH OF BUDDHADHARMA

Ongoing series of talks open to all.

Wednesdays, (7 - 9 pm) Starting Sept. 11

The Center for Health and Healing, Mount Kisco, NY

Led by Derek Kolleeny and Warner Dick

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MONTHLY STUDY GROUPS

 

The Sadhana of Mahamudra

Monthly Group Study & Practice of the Traditional Sadhana

Next Meeting Date: Sept. 9

The Aligned Center, Irvington, NY

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Aging for Beginners

Monthly Discussion Group

Co-lead by Kevin Gormley and Andrea Sherman

First Meeting Date: Sept, 29 at 2:45pm

Eileen Fisher Headquarters, Irvington


MEDITATION READING

To learn about mindfulness-awareness meditation, or just to refresh your home practice, click here to read our favorite in-depth instruction on the main meditation practice that we teach here at WBC.

View readings from our latest meditation retreat, The Wisdom Of Emotions, held at Garrison Institute in February, 2019

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RECOMMENDED BOOKS

Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche – Introductory:

Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

The Myth of Freedom, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Meditation in Action, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche

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