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"For it is only through meditation that you can undertake the journey to discover your true nature,"
Sogyal Rinpoche, The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying.

Green Island Sangha
St Ignatius Retreat House,Interfaith Room
251 Searingtown Road
Manhasset,  New York   11030
(For best directions, please ask the center.)
Zen / Thich Nhat Hanh
URL http://greenislandsangha.blogspo...
Email Click to contact via e-mail
Phone 516-767-0677
Center's Description
The Green Island Sangha is inspired by the teachings and practice of Vietnamese Zen Buddhist Master Thich Nhat Hanh; we belong to the international Sangha which he founded: the Order of Interbeing, a "fourfold community" of lay women and men, nuns and monks. We are a grassroots Sangha, beginners and more experienced practitioners learning from and supporting one other on the path of awakening. We are also a part of The Community of Mindfulness New York Metro.

Our aspiration is to bring mindfulness, concentration, and insight to daily living. During our sessions, we apply the practice of conscious breathing to sitting and walking, as well as communicating with compassionate listening and loving speech. Our gatherings also reflect the values of openness. For example, many members continue to participate within other religious or ethical traditions. We are a Sangha of practitioners from the entire length and breath of Long Island and consider ourselves to be part of a world wide Sangha. Beginners are welcome.

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