Rissho Kosei-kai
Buddhist Center of New York

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320 East 39th Street
New York, NY 10016
(39th St bet. 1st Ave & 2nd Ave.)
212- 867-5677
Fax: 212-697-6499


Misson of Rissho Kosei-kai Buddhist Organization

Our purpose is to provide a place for spiritual growth through the study and practice of Buddhist principles. We seek to support each other and our community in the development of awareness, compassion and peace.

Our goal is to have a teaching center where we can join with others to discover and celebrate spiritual growth. We endeavor to share our experiences with others to build a bond of integrity and strength within our community. A positive approach to learning that can be taken out into the world. Because we are all connected, we practice responsibility in all aspects of our lives. When you cast a stone into the water, the ripples extend far beyond the original action.

So, the effects of our actions often reach further than we realize. Through increased awareness and learning how to live in the moment, we have the chance to gain wisdom and compassion for ourselves and others. The path of Buddhism is inclusive and available to all.


Upcoming Events Rissho Kosei-kai Buddhist Center

Update: 10/07/2015

10/25 (Sun) 1PM Sunday Service/Hoza


10/11 (Sun) 1PM Sunday Service/Study Session


9/11(Fri) 8:30 am - 1 pm 9-11 Memorial Service

  Offering of flowers throughout the morning until 1:00PM. Just stop by to pay your respects by offering a flower on your way to work, school.
Flowers will be provided.

8/23 (Sun) 1 pm Sunday Service/Hoza


8/23(Sun) 1 pm Sunday Service/Hoza


8/16 (Sun) 1 pm Sunday Service / Hoza


8/9 (Sun)1 pm Sunday Service/ Study Session


7/29(Wed) 7pm Youth group movie night

  Join the RK youth group at our Manhattan Buddhist Center for a screening of the 2002 comedy,"Enlightenment Guaranteed," a film about two German brothers who join a Japanese Buddhist monastery.

7/26(Sun) Sunday Service/Study Session


7/19(Sun) Sunday Service/Hoza


7/12(Sun) 1pm Sunday Service/President DharmaTalk


6/21 (Sun) Unborn Baby/ Hoza


6/14 (Sun) Sunday Service/Study Session


6/7 (Sun) 1 pm Sunday Service/President Dharma Talk


5/31 (Sun) 1 pm Sunday Service/Study Session


5/17(Sun) 1pm Special Memorial Day Service

9-11 Memorial Service
8/28/2015 Seminar "Buddhism & Global Interfaith Movement"
7/19 Study session by Rev.Sugino
6-21(Sun) Offering for Unborn baby
6/21 Hoza
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