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Buddhists from around the world meet to call for peace

by Amanda J. Purcell, Poughkeepsie Journal, July 7, 2016

Wappingers Falls, New York (USA) -- Hundreds of Buddhist teachers, monastics, and practitioners from the U.S., Canada, Europe, South America and Asia have come to the village this week to call for world peace.


Buddhist leaders caution NYC tourists to be wary of fake monks

By MICHAEL BALSAMO, The Associated Press, July 1, 2016

NEW YORK, USA -- New York City Buddhist leaders are sounding the alarm to tourists: Beware the “fake monks.”


Buddhist monastery in Redding hosts beginner meditation classes

By Christopher Burns, The Redding Pilot, June 16, 2016

Redding, CT (USA) -- Last Wednesday, this reporter took a trip to Do Ngak Kunphen Ling (or as it is more commonly known, the Tibetan Buddhist Center for Universal Peace) in Redding to try out one of their introductory meditation classes.


Islanders follow the Bodhi Path at Martha’s Vineyard Buddhist Center

by Gwyn McAllister, MV Times, Jan 13, 2016

Martha's Vineyard, MA (USA) -- A simple gray-shingled building set back from the main road in a quiet wooded area of West Tisbury, the Bodhi Path Buddhist Center has provided a refuge for Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike since 1999. The focal point of the center is a sunlit open meditation hall where Islanders and visitors gather for guided sessions.


Buddhist temple comes to downtown Syracuse

by Michael Greenlar, syracuse.com, January 3, 2016

Sycaruse, NY (USA) -- Thekchen Choling (Buddhist Temple) was founded in 2014 during a visit from Spiritual Director Lama Namdrol Tulku Rinpoche of Singapore.


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