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
Life, Liberty and the Path of Happiness: Healing Steps on the Appalachian Trail
2018 Themed Retreats
Due to water problems at the monastery, we are closed for guests through March 22nd.
The closing may be extended.
Please visit our Schedule of Events page for updates in our schedule.
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.
Discourse on The Eight Realizations of the Great Beings by Sr. The Nghiem