The New York Buddhist Church




331-332 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10025
Phone: 212-678-0305
Fax: 212-662-4502

Ongoing Programs
 

Weekly Dharma Programs
  • For a schedule of services, please see the Calendar
Buddhist Chanting & Meditation Sessions
  • Buddhist Chanting and Meditation: Evenings, Wed. 7:00 PM (please check the Calendar to confirm when sessions will be held. Note: there are infrequent unforseen circumstances where a meditation session needs to be cancelled before the website is updated every month. Usually this is not an issue; but please call the temple at 212-678-0305 if you need to confirm).
Japanese Howakai
  • Japanese Howakai: Monthly (usually first Thursday) 7:00 - 8:30 PM (please check the Calendar to confirm when sessions will be held. Note: there are infrequent unforseen circumstances where a weekday session needs to be cancelled before the website is updated every month. Please call the temple at 212-678-0305 if you need to confirm).
Weekly Cultural & Spiritual Programs
  • Soh Daiko Drumming, Thu. 7:00 - 9:30 PM and Sat. 2:00- 5:00 PM, Dojo. For additional information, please visit Soh Daiko - Taiko in New York.
  • Tachibana Japanese Dance, Sat. 11:30 - 6:00 PM, Annex, 2nd Floor. For additional information, please visit Tachibana School of Nihon Buyou.
  • Martial Arts Class, Weekday Evenings and Saturday Morning, Dojo. For additional information, please visit Kokushi Budo Institute.
Fun Activities
  • New Uke Strumming Circle, two Saturdays monthly for ukulele practice, 12:30pm to 2pm. New players are given lesson. Bring a uke and join in! See calendar for dates. 

Special Events

April 2, Sun., Kaoru Watanabe and Yasushi Nakamura Duo concert from 2:00 pm 

April 9, Sun., Hanamatsuri Buddha's Birthday Service from 11:30 am.

Hatsumairi (infant presentation) service is at 10:30am, by appointment (call Rev. Earl Ikeda to arrange).