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Dharma in Action 10:00 am
Dharma in Action
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration is now closed for this course. Everyday life is uncertain enough but in these times of societal and environmental instability the challenges seem far greater. At times we may feel hopeless and we might find ourselves always saying, “what can I do”.  The Buddha’s 8-Fold path offers a clear path to navigate life[...]
Mindful Working Wednesdays 1:00 pm
Mindful Working Wednesdays
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mindful Working in Community Working remotely is currently trending as more and more folks are working on their own. Some may find working from their homes to be a challenge in discipline. Some may simply crave a new setting, but working in noisy co-working spaces, cafes, or other non-traditional work environments may not always be[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Eco Sangha 7:00 pm
Eco Sangha
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NYI Eco Sangha is creating its own spirit and form, and welcomes all dharma fellows who have keen interest in combining their Dharma practice and studies with the environment. We intend to create a community that engages in spiritual activism as a response to the social and environmental challenges that we currently face. Group meetings include sitting[...]
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class 7:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg's Four Noble Truths Class
Watch Sharon Salzberg’s class The Four Noble Truths live from your computer on March 1, 8, 15, 22. The live stream is only available for the full course. It is not available for individual class purchase. Please note that technical support will be available via e-mail and chat 30 minutes prior to the event. Here’s[...]
New Jersey Sangha 7:00 pm
New Jersey Sangha
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Insight is delighted to announce our New Jersey Sangha, led by NYI Co-Founder Joseph Schmidt. These weekly sittings provide an opportunity for sangha members in New Jersey to meet for meditation, a Dharma reading, and discussion. Off-site Location: Ridgewood United Methodist Church 100 Dayton St., Ridgewood, NJ Enter the administration building to the[...]
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg 7:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
The Four Noble Truths are the cornerstone of awakening in the Buddhist tradition. In this four-week course, Sharon will explore these ancient teachings for their practical application in modern life. Drawing from classical Buddhist teachings, the course is comprised of four evenings in which we will explore each of the noble truths. Each week of[...]
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Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 6:30 pm
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 12, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program 7:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program @ New York | New York | United States
The dialogue and exercises during this day are designed to help you integrate conscious-awareness into your lives to help manage your stress and enable you to reach for unconditional happiness. It is also part of a 5-month long Extended Mindfulness Course, learn more here. Students can register for the daylong separately or register for the[...]
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting 7:00 pm
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
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Harlem Insight 10:00 am
Harlem Insight
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A team of Harlem teachers will offer a period of guided sitting meditation, a walking meditation (including walking outdoors, weather permitting) and a talk and discussion. No experience is necessary. Location: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 521 West 126th Street New York, NY 10027 Enter the rectory building (the yellow house at the back of the[...]
Untangling Self: A Buddhist Investigation of Who We Really Are 10:00 am
Untangling Self: A Buddhist Investigation of Who We Really Are
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
(*) This course is not available for drop-in attendance. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. A study and practice group meeting one Saturday each month at NYI to systematically explore and discuss the topics raised in Andrew Olendzki’s book Untangling Self: A Buddhist Investigation of Who We Really,[...]
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You Are Not Your Pain 4:30 pm
You Are Not Your Pain
Mar 5 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 15, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. This 8-Week class is geared toward those who deal with persistent pain, illness or other conditions affecting one’s physical health. The curriculum was originally developed by Vidyamala Burch, founder of Breathworks[...]
Dedicated Practice Sangha 6:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Are You Dedicated? If you are passionate about the Dharma, then the Sunday DP Sit is a perfect opportunity to deepen your practice. Sit, Walk, and Share with a friendly, peer-led group of practitioners with a variety of Vipassana, retreat and Dharma study experience. DEDICATED: adj: committed-devoted-sincere-enthusiastic Led by NYI Peer-Leaders. No instructions given. All[...]
Insight Dialogue 6:00 pm
Insight Dialogue
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Insight Dialogue is an interpersonal meditation practice bringing the mindfulness and tranquility of silent meditation directly into our experience with other people. To learn more about the practice please visit http://www.metta.org. The evening begins with silent meditation practice, followed by gentle mindful movement, and then shifting into dyad practice where interpersonal mindfulness is explored with[...]
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Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path 10:00 am
Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 30, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. In the third Ennobling Truth, the Buddha makes the remarkable statement that it is possible to experience the cessation of Dukkha. In the Fourth Ennobling Truth, the Buddha describes the Noble[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Meditation & Contemplation 5:15 pm
Meditation & Contemplation
Mar 6 @ 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Meditation & Contemplation @ New York | New York | United States
We are all the heroes and anti-heroes of our own stories. We weave narratives based on our reactions to the conditions we find ourselves in, and the roles we create can become our fate. Yet it is possible to relate to our experience in a new way. “Virya,” the ancient Sanskrit word for the heroic,[...]
Addiction & Recovery: The Buddha & Bill W. 7:00 pm
Addiction & Recovery: The Buddha & Bill W.
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Addiction & Recovery: The Buddha & Bill W. @ New York | New York | United States
2500 years ago the Buddha said craving and attachment is the cause of suffering. In the 1930’s Bill Wilson started the first Twelve-Step program that worked with a deep form of craving and suffering: addictions. In these monthly meetings, we explore the ways that Buddhism and the Steps support and complement each other and can[...]
Dharma² 7:00 pm
Dharma²
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dharma² @ New York | New York | United States
DHARMA² taps into the enormous power, wisdom and compassion that co-arises when to 2 or more people gather with the intention to be mindful. Every Monday we meditate in dialogue and reflect on Buddha’s teachings to gain insight into how relational suffering is created and how we can release this suffering. All are welcome! These[...]
People of Color Sangha 7:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
This sitting group provides instruction in insight meditation and fosters mutual support and understanding among the growing community of people of color who find nourishment and inspiration in the practice. No previous meditation experience is required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is[...]
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Aging As A Spiritual Practice 1:00 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice @ New York | New York | United States
This sitting group meets every Tuesday afternoon and is a continuation of the course where we focused on aging as a spiritual practice and source of great wisdom. Open to all levels of practice and all interested persons, there is no age barrier! Pre-registration is not required. Each meeting includes sitting and walking meditation, a[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 7 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Interpersonal Mindfulness 6:30 pm
Interpersonal Mindfulness
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(*) Registration for this course is closed after January 31, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. This class is based upon the practice of Insight Dialogue and was developed over a period of 10 years. It is the result of a collaboration between the Center for Mindfulness[...]
Brooklyn Sangha 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Sangha
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Led by NYI Teachers or Peer-Leaders, these sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to meet for meditation, a Dharma exploration and discussion to address practice issues. Every third Tuesday is a teacher-led sitting. Off-site Location: NikosKids 386 First Street (between 6th and 7th avenues) Park Slope, Brooklyn Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit 7:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
These teacher-led sittings provide an opportunity for the Sangha to meet with NYI teachers for meditation, a Dharma talk and dialogue to address practice issues. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all[...]
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Mindful Working Wednesdays 1:00 pm
Mindful Working Wednesdays
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mindful Working in Community Working remotely is currently trending as more and more folks are working on their own. Some may find working from their homes to be a challenge in discipline. Some may simply crave a new setting, but working in noisy co-working spaces, cafes, or other non-traditional work environments may not always be[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 8 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Eco Sangha 7:00 pm
Eco Sangha
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NYI Eco Sangha is creating its own spirit and form, and welcomes all dharma fellows who have keen interest in combining their Dharma practice and studies with the environment. We intend to create a community that engages in spiritual activism as a response to the social and environmental challenges that we currently face. Group meetings include sitting[...]
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class 7:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg's Four Noble Truths Class
Watch Sharon Salzberg’s class The Four Noble Truths live from your computer on March 1, 8, 15, 22. The live stream is only available for the full course. It is not available for individual class purchase. Please note that technical support will be available via e-mail and chat 30 minutes prior to the event. Here’s[...]
New Jersey Sangha 7:00 pm
New Jersey Sangha
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Insight is delighted to announce our New Jersey Sangha, led by NYI Co-Founder Joseph Schmidt. These weekly sittings provide an opportunity for sangha members in New Jersey to meet for meditation, a Dharma reading, and discussion. Off-site Location: Ridgewood United Methodist Church 100 Dayton St., Ridgewood, NJ Enter the administration building to the[...]
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg 7:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
The Four Noble Truths are the cornerstone of awakening in the Buddhist tradition. In this four-week course, Sharon will explore these ancient teachings for their practical application in modern life. Drawing from classical Buddhist teachings, the course is comprised of four evenings in which we will explore each of the noble truths. Each week of[...]
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Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 9 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 6:30 pm
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 12, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
People Who Care for People With Sharon Salzberg and The Holistic Life Foundation 7:00 pm
People Who Care for People With Sharon Salzberg and The Holistic Life Foundation
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
People Who Care for People With Sharon Salzberg and The Holistic Life Foundation
We welcome brothers Ali and Atman Smith and their friend and colleague, Andres Gonzalez, of the Holistic Life Foundation. They know what it takes not only to survive, but also to thrive under difficult and challenging circumstances. By teaching yoga and meditation to inner-city youth in Baltimore and other troubled communities around the country and the[...]
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 10 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
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Aging and the Dharma: Wisdom in the Practice 10:00 am
Aging and the Dharma: Wisdom in the Practice
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Aging and the Dharma: Wisdom in the Practice @ New York | New York | United States
In this safe and supportive space, we will explore our reality of the aging process, our cultural conditioning and views of how life should look. When unacknowledged, the gap between expectations and reality can be fertile ground for dukkha to arise. Together we will examine our thoughts, feelings and actions in response to life as[...]
Harlem Insight 10:00 am
Harlem Insight
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A team of Harlem teachers will offer a period of guided sitting meditation, a walking meditation (including walking outdoors, weather permitting) and a talk and discussion. No experience is necessary. Location: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 521 West 126th Street New York, NY 10027 Enter the rectory building (the yellow house at the back of the[...]
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Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program 10:00 am
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program @ New York | New York | United States
The dialogue and exercises during this day are designed to help you integrate conscious-awareness into your lives to help manage your stress and enable you to reach for unconditional happiness. It is also part of a 5-month long Extended Mindfulness Course, learn more here. Students can register for the daylong separately or register for the[...]
S.O.S.—Sitting On Sunday 10:00 am
S.O.S.—Sitting On Sunday
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
S.O.S.—Sitting On Sunday
These regularly scheduled mornings begin with a guided meditation, sometimes followed by standing or walking meditation. There is a Dharma talk and often a question and answer period where attendees can inquire about practice. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned[...]
Beginners’ Workshop 1:00 pm
Beginners’ Workshop
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beginners' Workshop @ New York | New York | United States
These comprehensive three-hour workshops will provide fundamental instruction in insight meditation. Emphasis is placed on the practices of sitting and walking meditation and developing mindfulness in daily life. Fee by donation, no pre-registration required: Suggested starting donation is $20 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack[...]
Dedicated Practice Sangha 6:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha @ New York | New York | United States
Are You Dedicated? If you are passionate about the Dharma, then the Sunday DP Sit is a perfect opportunity to deepen your practice. Sit, Walk, and Share with a friendly, peer-led group of practitioners with a variety of Vipassana, retreat and Dharma study experience. DEDICATED: adj: committed-devoted-sincere-enthusiastic Led by NYI Peer-Leaders. No instructions given. All[...]
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Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path 10:00 am
Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 30, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. In the third Ennobling Truth, the Buddha makes the remarkable statement that it is possible to experience the cessation of Dukkha. In the Fourth Ennobling Truth, the Buddha describes the Noble[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Meditation & Contemplation 5:15 pm
Meditation & Contemplation
Mar 13 @ 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Meditation & Contemplation @ New York | New York | United States
We are all the heroes and anti-heroes of our own stories. We weave narratives based on our reactions to the conditions we find ourselves in, and the roles we create can become our fate. Yet it is possible to relate to our experience in a new way. “Virya,” the ancient Sanskrit word for the heroic,[...]
Brooklyn POC & Allies 7:00 pm
Brooklyn POC & Allies
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to sit together as people of color and allies for meditation, a Dharma talk, and discussion. Off-site Location: The Brooklyn Zen Center 505 Carroll St # 2A Brooklyn, NY 11215 (718) 701-1083 between 3rd Ave. and 4th Ave. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is[...]
Dharma² 7:00 pm
Dharma²
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dharma² @ New York | New York | United States
DHARMA² taps into the enormous power, wisdom and compassion that co-arises when to 2 or more people gather with the intention to be mindful. Every Monday we meditate in dialogue and reflect on Buddha’s teachings to gain insight into how relational suffering is created and how we can release this suffering. All are welcome! These[...]
Insight OUT Refuge: LGBTQI Sangha 7:00 pm
Insight OUT Refuge: LGBTQI Sangha
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come join us for meditation and discussion to meet and socialize with other LGBTQI practitioners at NYI. Our community is open to students of all Buddhist traditions, as well as those who are in the beginning stages of exploring their meditation practice and have an interest in the Dharma. All those who identify as LGBTQI[...]
People of Color Sangha 7:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
This sitting group provides instruction in insight meditation and fosters mutual support and understanding among the growing community of people of color who find nourishment and inspiration in the practice. No previous meditation experience is required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is[...]
Queens Sangha 7:00 pm
Queens Sangha
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
These sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Queens to meet for meditation, a Dharma talk, and discussion. Off-site Location: Church hall of the First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills 7035 112th St. Entrance on 112th St. between 71st Ave. & 70th Rd. (north side of Queens Blvd.) Mondays, twice a month Fee by[...]
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Brooklyn Sangha 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Sangha
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Led by NYI Teachers or Peer-Leaders, these sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to meet for meditation, a Dharma exploration and discussion to address practice issues. Every third Tuesday is a teacher-led sitting. Off-site Location: NikosKids 386 First Street (between 6th and 7th avenues) Park Slope, Brooklyn Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
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Mindful Working Wednesdays 1:00 pm
Mindful Working Wednesdays
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mindful Working in Community Working remotely is currently trending as more and more folks are working on their own. Some may find working from their homes to be a challenge in discipline. Some may simply crave a new setting, but working in noisy co-working spaces, cafes, or other non-traditional work environments may not always be[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Eco Sangha 7:00 pm
Eco Sangha
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NYI Eco Sangha is creating its own spirit and form, and welcomes all dharma fellows who have keen interest in combining their Dharma practice and studies with the environment. We intend to create a community that engages in spiritual activism as a response to the social and environmental challenges that we currently face. Group meetings include sitting[...]
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class 7:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg's Four Noble Truths Class
Watch Sharon Salzberg’s class The Four Noble Truths live from your computer on March 1, 8, 15, 22. The live stream is only available for the full course. It is not available for individual class purchase. Please note that technical support will be available via e-mail and chat 30 minutes prior to the event. Here’s[...]
New Jersey Sangha 7:00 pm
New Jersey Sangha
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Insight is delighted to announce our New Jersey Sangha, led by NYI Co-Founder Joseph Schmidt. These weekly sittings provide an opportunity for sangha members in New Jersey to meet for meditation, a Dharma reading, and discussion. Off-site Location: Ridgewood United Methodist Church 100 Dayton St., Ridgewood, NJ Enter the administration building to the[...]
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg 7:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
Mar 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
The Four Noble Truths are the cornerstone of awakening in the Buddhist tradition. In this four-week course, Sharon will explore these ancient teachings for their practical application in modern life. Drawing from classical Buddhist teachings, the course is comprised of four evenings in which we will explore each of the noble truths. Each week of[...]
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Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 16 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life 7:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life @ New York | New York | United States
This four-week course will provide support for both experienced and newer students of the Dharma. We will look at how practice on the cushion and in our daily life work together to make our engagement with the Dharma a lived experience. We’ll explore different ways to sustain a daily sitting practice, increase moment-to-moment awareness and[...]
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program 7:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program @ New York | New York | United States
The dialogue and exercises during this day are designed to help you integrate conscious-awareness into your lives to help manage your stress and enable you to reach for unconditional happiness. It is also part of a 5-month long Extended Mindfulness Course, learn more here. Students can register for the daylong separately or register for the[...]
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting 7:00 pm
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Dharma & Sangha: Potluck Nights 6:30 pm
Dharma & Sangha: Potluck Nights
Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The March Potluck will be co-hosted by the NYI EcoSattva Sangha. This week we will come together and contemplate our impact on the Earth, which we rely heavily on, but tend not to look deeply at our daily actions and how they add up. After a 40 minute sit, we will have time to enjoy[...]
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 18 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Harlem Insight 10:00 am
Harlem Insight
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A team of Harlem teachers will offer a period of guided sitting meditation, a walking meditation (including walking outdoors, weather permitting) and a talk and discussion. No experience is necessary. Location: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 521 West 126th Street New York, NY 10027 Enter the rectory building (the yellow house at the back of the[...]
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Day of Silence 10:00 am
Day of Silence
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day of Silence @ New York | New York | United States
The retreat day will be one of noble silence for those who want to deepen their practice. It will include sitting, walking, and select inspirational readings for contemplation. Individual interviews will be available. It is suggested that participants bring their lunch to maintain the meditative atmosphere and concentration. “Your worst enemy cannot harm you as[...]
Dedicated Practice Sangha 6:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha @ New York | New York | United States
Are You Dedicated? If you are passionate about the Dharma, then the Sunday DP Sit is a perfect opportunity to deepen your practice. Sit, Walk, and Share with a friendly, peer-led group of practitioners with a variety of Vipassana, retreat and Dharma study experience. DEDICATED: adj: committed-devoted-sincere-enthusiastic Led by NYI Peer-Leaders. No instructions given. All[...]
Generation Meditation: Young Adults 6:00 pm
Generation Meditation: Young Adults
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Generation Meditation: Young Adults @ New York | New York | United States
This community meets on Sunday evenings to meditate, discuss Buddhist teachings, and provide mutual support in applying these practices to the specific challenges of early adulthood. The gathering is participatory and casual. Possible discussion topics include career, relationships, money, and dealing with difficulties. “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” –Jack[...]
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Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path 10:00 am
Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 30, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. In the third Ennobling Truth, the Buddha makes the remarkable statement that it is possible to experience the cessation of Dukkha. In the Fourth Ennobling Truth, the Buddha describes the Noble[...]
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit 12:30 pm
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit
Mar 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit @ New York | New York | United States
Each meeting includes sitting and walking meditation, a Dharma talk, and a group discussion. Dharma talks evolve out of the needs of the participants. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Meditation & Contemplation 5:15 pm
Meditation & Contemplation
Mar 20 @ 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Meditation & Contemplation @ New York | New York | United States
We are all the heroes and anti-heroes of our own stories. We weave narratives based on our reactions to the conditions we find ourselves in, and the roles we create can become our fate. Yet it is possible to relate to our experience in a new way. “Virya,” the ancient Sanskrit word for the heroic,[...]
Dharma² 7:00 pm
Dharma²
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dharma² @ New York | New York | United States
DHARMA² taps into the enormous power, wisdom and compassion that co-arises when to 2 or more people gather with the intention to be mindful. Every Monday we meditate in dialogue and reflect on Buddha’s teachings to gain insight into how relational suffering is created and how we can release this suffering. All are welcome! These[...]
People of Color Sangha 7:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
This sitting group provides instruction in insight meditation and fosters mutual support and understanding among the growing community of people of color who find nourishment and inspiration in the practice. No previous meditation experience is required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is[...]
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Aging As A Spiritual Practice 1:00 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice @ New York | New York | United States
This sitting group meets every Tuesday afternoon and is a continuation of the course where we focused on aging as a spiritual practice and source of great wisdom. Open to all levels of practice and all interested persons, there is no age barrier! Pre-registration is not required. Each meeting includes sitting and walking meditation, a[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Interpersonal Mindfulness 6:30 pm
Interpersonal Mindfulness
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(*) Registration for this course is closed after January 31, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. This class is based upon the practice of Insight Dialogue and was developed over a period of 10 years. It is the result of a collaboration between the Center for Mindfulness[...]
Brooklyn Sangha 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Sangha
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Led by NYI Teachers or Peer-Leaders, these sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to meet for meditation, a Dharma exploration and discussion to address practice issues. Every third Tuesday is a teacher-led sitting. Off-site Location: NikosKids 386 First Street (between 6th and 7th avenues) Park Slope, Brooklyn Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
Integrated Orientation for Beginners 7:00 pm
Integrated Orientation for Beginners
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
As part of the Tuesday evening sit, beginners have the opportunity for beginning meditation instruction, questions, and discussion from 7:00—8:00pm in the small room on the 10th Fl. Attendees can then join the teacher-led sit for a Dharma talk and discussion until 9:00pm in the larger room. No registration required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit 7:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
These teacher-led sittings provide an opportunity for the Sangha to meet with NYI teachers for meditation, a Dharma talk and dialogue to address practice issues. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all[...]
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Mindful Working Wednesdays 1:00 pm
Mindful Working Wednesdays
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mindful Working in Community Working remotely is currently trending as more and more folks are working on their own. Some may find working from their homes to be a challenge in discipline. Some may simply crave a new setting, but working in noisy co-working spaces, cafes, or other non-traditional work environments may not always be[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Eco Sangha 7:00 pm
Eco Sangha
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NYI Eco Sangha is creating its own spirit and form, and welcomes all dharma fellows who have keen interest in combining their Dharma practice and studies with the environment. We intend to create a community that engages in spiritual activism as a response to the social and environmental challenges that we currently face. Group meetings include sitting[...]
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class 7:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg’s Four Noble Truths Class
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live-Stream of Sharon Salzberg's Four Noble Truths Class
Watch Sharon Salzberg’s class The Four Noble Truths live from your computer on March 1, 8, 15, 22. The live stream is only available for the full course. It is not available for individual class purchase. Please note that technical support will be available via e-mail and chat 30 minutes prior to the event. Here’s[...]
New Jersey Sangha 7:00 pm
New Jersey Sangha
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Insight is delighted to announce our New Jersey Sangha, led by NYI Co-Founder Joseph Schmidt. These weekly sittings provide an opportunity for sangha members in New Jersey to meet for meditation, a Dharma reading, and discussion. Off-site Location: Ridgewood United Methodist Church 100 Dayton St., Ridgewood, NJ Enter the administration building to the[...]
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg 7:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Four Noble Truths With Sharon Salzberg
The Four Noble Truths are the cornerstone of awakening in the Buddhist tradition. In this four-week course, Sharon will explore these ancient teachings for their practical application in modern life. Drawing from classical Buddhist teachings, the course is comprised of four evenings in which we will explore each of the noble truths. Each week of[...]
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Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life 7:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life @ New York | New York | United States
This four-week course will provide support for both experienced and newer students of the Dharma. We will look at how practice on the cushion and in our daily life work together to make our engagement with the Dharma a lived experience. We’ll explore different ways to sustain a daily sitting practice, increase moment-to-moment awareness and[...]
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting 7:00 pm
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
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Harlem Insight 10:00 am
Harlem Insight
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A team of Harlem teachers will offer a period of guided sitting meditation, a walking meditation (including walking outdoors, weather permitting) and a talk and discussion. No experience is necessary. Location: St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 521 West 126th Street New York, NY 10027 Enter the rectory building (the yellow house at the back of the[...]
Spring Equinox Nature Meditation 4:00 pm
Spring Equinox Nature Meditation
Mar 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Spring Equinox Nature Meditation @ Fort Tryon Park
Feel the spring air? It’s time to go outdoors and enjoy the aliveness and renewal of the Earth. Join us to celebrate the spring equinox with nature practices. Whether it’s standing in front of a tree or watching a quiet sunset, we can open up our senses and find wisdom and joy by immersing in[...]
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A Path of Happiness: The Gradual Training with Oren J. Sofer 10:00 am
A Path of Happiness: The Gradual Training with Oren J. Sofer
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
A Path of Happiness: The Gradual Training with Oren J. Sofer
Many are drawn to Buddhism and spirituality with a keen interest in meditation. Yet before offering any meditation instructions, the Buddha guided his disciples in a progression of practice known as The Gradual Training. This training provides a step-by-step approach to living a life of meaning and inner happiness, and culminates in the highest fruit[...]
Dedicated Practice Sangha 6:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dedicated Practice Sangha @ New York | New York | United States
Are You Dedicated? If you are passionate about the Dharma, then the Sunday DP Sit is a perfect opportunity to deepen your practice. Sit, Walk, and Share with a friendly, peer-led group of practitioners with a variety of Vipassana, retreat and Dharma study experience. DEDICATED: adj: committed-devoted-sincere-enthusiastic Led by NYI Peer-Leaders. No instructions given. All[...]
Generation Meditation: Young Adults 6:00 pm
Generation Meditation: Young Adults
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Generation Meditation: Young Adults @ New York | New York | United States
This community meets on Sunday evenings to meditate, discuss Buddhist teachings, and provide mutual support in applying these practices to the specific challenges of early adulthood. The gathering is participatory and casual. Possible discussion topics include career, relationships, money, and dealing with difficulties. “You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” –Jack[...]
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Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path 10:00 am
Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk: Exploring the Eightfold Path
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after January 30, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. In the third Ennobling Truth, the Buddha makes the remarkable statement that it is possible to experience the cessation of Dukkha. In the Fourth Ennobling Truth, the Buddha describes the Noble[...]
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit 12:30 pm
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit
Mar 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Living Urban Dharma: Monday Daytime Sit @ New York | New York | United States
Each meeting includes sitting and walking meditation, a Dharma talk, and a group discussion. Dharma talks evolve out of the needs of the participants. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 27 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Brooklyn POC & Allies 7:00 pm
Brooklyn POC & Allies
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
These sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to sit together as people of color and allies for meditation, a Dharma talk, and discussion. Off-site Location: The Brooklyn Zen Center 505 Carroll St # 2A Brooklyn, NY 11215 (718) 701-1083 between 3rd Ave. and 4th Ave. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is[...]
Dharma² 7:00 pm
Dharma²
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dharma² @ New York | New York | United States
DHARMA² taps into the enormous power, wisdom and compassion that co-arises when to 2 or more people gather with the intention to be mindful. Every Monday we meditate in dialogue and reflect on Buddha’s teachings to gain insight into how relational suffering is created and how we can release this suffering. All are welcome! These[...]
People of Color Sangha 7:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
People of Color Sangha
This sitting group provides instruction in insight meditation and fosters mutual support and understanding among the growing community of people of color who find nourishment and inspiration in the practice. No previous meditation experience is required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is[...]
Queens Sangha 7:00 pm
Queens Sangha
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
These sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Queens to meet for meditation, a Dharma talk, and discussion. Off-site Location: Church hall of the First Presbyterian Church of Forest Hills 7035 112th St. Entrance on 112th St. between 71st Ave. & 70th Rd. (north side of Queens Blvd.) Mondays, twice a month Fee by[...]
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Orientation 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Orientation
Mar 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Orientation @ New York | New York | United States
Attend a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Orientation for Free! If you are curious about MBSR and would like to learn more prior to registering, submit an RSVP here to attend the orientation. Registration for the orientation does not guarantee that there will be space in this cycle’s MBSR course, but you’ll be able to register[...]
Aging As A Spiritual Practice 1:00 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Aging As A Spiritual Practice @ New York | New York | United States
This sitting group meets every Tuesday afternoon and is a continuation of the course where we focused on aging as a spiritual practice and source of great wisdom. Open to all levels of practice and all interested persons, there is no age barrier! Pre-registration is not required. Each meeting includes sitting and walking meditation, a[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Interpersonal Mindfulness 6:30 pm
Interpersonal Mindfulness
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
(*) Registration for this course is closed after January 31, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. This class is based upon the practice of Insight Dialogue and was developed over a period of 10 years. It is the result of a collaboration between the Center for Mindfulness[...]
Brooklyn Sangha 7:00 pm
Brooklyn Sangha
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Led by NYI Teachers or Peer-Leaders, these sittings provide an opportunity for Sangha members in Brooklyn to meet for meditation, a Dharma exploration and discussion to address practice issues. Every third Tuesday is a teacher-led sitting. Off-site Location: NikosKids 386 First Street (between 6th and 7th avenues) Park Slope, Brooklyn Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
Integrated Orientation for Beginners 7:00 pm
Integrated Orientation for Beginners
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
As part of the Tuesday evening sit, beginners have the opportunity for beginning meditation instruction, questions, and discussion from 7:00—8:00pm in the small room on the 10th Fl. Attendees can then join the teacher-led sit for a Dharma talk and discussion until 9:00pm in the larger room. No registration required. Fee by donation: Suggested starting[...]
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit 7:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday Night Teacher-Led Sit
These teacher-led sittings provide an opportunity for the Sangha to meet with NYI teachers for meditation, a Dharma talk and dialogue to address practice issues. Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $15 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all[...]
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Mindful Working Wednesdays 1:00 pm
Mindful Working Wednesdays
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mindful Working in Community Working remotely is currently trending as more and more folks are working on their own. Some may find working from their homes to be a challenge in discipline. Some may simply crave a new setting, but working in noisy co-working spaces, cafes, or other non-traditional work environments may not always be[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
Eco Sangha 7:00 pm
Eco Sangha
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NYI Eco Sangha is creating its own spirit and form, and welcomes all dharma fellows who have keen interest in combining their Dharma practice and studies with the environment. We intend to create a community that engages in spiritual activism as a response to the social and environmental challenges that we currently face. Group meetings include sitting[...]
New Jersey Sangha 7:00 pm
New Jersey Sangha
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Insight is delighted to announce our New Jersey Sangha, led by NYI Co-Founder Joseph Schmidt. These weekly sittings provide an opportunity for sangha members in New Jersey to meet for meditation, a Dharma reading, and discussion. Off-site Location: Ridgewood United Methodist Church 100 Dayton St., Ridgewood, NJ Enter the administration building to the[...]
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Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life 7:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
And Now What? How to Bring Your Practice into Life @ New York | New York | United States
This four-week course will provide support for both experienced and newer students of the Dharma. We will look at how practice on the cushion and in our daily life work together to make our engagement with the Dharma a lived experience. We’ll explore different ways to sustain a daily sitting practice, increase moment-to-moment awareness and[...]
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program 7:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conscious Living | Conscious Working: Extended Mindfulness Program @ New York | New York | United States
The dialogue and exercises during this day are designed to help you integrate conscious-awareness into your lives to help manage your stress and enable you to reach for unconditional happiness. It is also part of a 5-month long Extended Mindfulness Course, learn more here. Students can register for the daylong separately or register for the[...]
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting 7:00 pm
Thursday Peer-Led Sitting
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peer-led sittings include a guided meditation, a brief Dharma reading and time for peer discussion. Led by NYI Peer-Leaders Fee by donation: Suggested starting donation is $10 but whatever you offer is greatly appreciated and no one is ever turned away for lack of funds. For this event all donations go to support NYI.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 9:30 am
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Mar 31 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
(*) Registration for this event is closed after February 3, 2017. If you’re interested in taking this course in the future please e-mail us. About the Course This course is modeled after the renowned program developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn (author of Wherever You Go, There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living) in 1979. Fascinated by[...]
Community Drop-In Hours 2:00 pm
Community Drop-In Hours
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The center is open for community use Monday–Friday, 2–6pm. Read, relax, chat quietly with friends — enjoy beautiful peace in the city. The small room is available for meditation, the large room is available for reading and quiet conversation.