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.
Blue Cliff Monastery has a job opening for a bookkeeper.
This is a wonderful opportunity for right livelihood--to be in contact
with the monastic sangha, and to serve the wider practice community. Learn more.....
Upcoming Retreats & Events
Blue Cliff Monastery re-opens November 10, 2017.
Register now for our Holiday Retreat, December 28 - January 1, 2018.
We offer retreats, days of mindfulness, and special events throughout the year.
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News & Updates
Join us Feb 12th for this day of peace, prayer and meditation, here at the monastery, or wherever you are.
An article by Brother True Dharma Fulfillment offered Christmas day. How can we cultivate our freedom, our love?
Discourse on The Eight Realizations of the Great Beings by Sr. The Nghiem