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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Our Meditation Groups

Sundays (10 am - 12 noon) Eileen Fisher HQ, 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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WINTER RETREAT

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ANNUAL WINTER RETREAT

FEB. 17-24 at Garrison Institute. “The Wisdom of Emotions.” In this intensive meditation retreat, daily talks and guided meditations will focus on how we encounter emotions, both on the cushion and in our daily lives. We will explore teachings flowing from 2,500 years of Buddhist tradition, inspired by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s presentation of dharma to western students. Learn more>


SPECIAL EVENTS

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STARTING THIS SUNDAY!

WBC Seventh Annual Meditation Retreat

WISDOM OF EMOTIONS

Feb. 17 - Feb. 24, 2019

Garrison Institute, NY


SAVE THE DATE!

Milarepa Day

Saturday, March 9th, 2019

9 - 5pm

The Aligned Center, Irvington

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WINTER 2019 COURSE OFFERINGS


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SUNDAY AFTERNOON FOUNDATION COURSE IN IRVINGTON

Continuing from Fall 2018, but open to all students.

MAHAYANA: THE PATH OF COMPASSION AND WISDOM

Jan 13 -  May 5, 2019
12:30 - 2:00 pm
Eileen Fisher Headquarters, Irvington NY

Open to both beginning and continuing students


WEDNESDAY NIGHT SERIES IN MOUNT KISCO

Continuing from Fall 2018; open to all levels of experience.

DIRECT PATH OF BUDDHADHARMA

January 9 – March 27, 2019
7:00 - 9:00 pm

The Center for Health and Healing, Mount Kisco, NY

Note: Sign up for full course or one class. Drop-ins welcome.


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NEW MONTHLY MEDITATION GROUP

THE SADHANA OF MAHAMUDRA

Group Practice and Study of a Traditional Sadhana

Second Monday of the Month (7 - 8:30 pm)

Our next practice is March 11

The Aligned Center, Irvington, NY



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.

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RECOMMENDED BOOKS

Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche – Introductory

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