Established by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh to share the practice of mindful living.

Nestled on 80 acres of beautiful woodland in the southern Catskill region just two hours from New York City–a tranquil sanctuary with pure mountain air and meandering trails and streams, offering space to rest, heal, and grow.

Upcoming Retreats and Events


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In the Footsteps of the Buddha, September 22 - October 5 (14 days)
Join the monastics on this extraordinary trip to India and Nepal. This may be the last chance to join the monastics
with Dharmacharya Shantum Seth. Price includes support of monastics to come on the pilgrimage.

Overview of the pilgrimage.....
Printable flyer.....
Information packet.....

Life, Liberty and the Path of Happiness: Healing Steps on the Appalachian Trail
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2018 Themed Retreats
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Please visit our Schedule of Events page for updates in our schedule.

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We offer retreats, days of mindfulness, and special events throughout the year. 
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Discourse on The Eight Realizations of the Great Beings by Sr. The Nghiem