Buddhism in the Northeast USA
Buddhist Directory allows you to find a center or organization in your area faster by showing centers close to you instead of finding places on the other side of the state like many other directories.
Buddhism is a path of practice and spiritual development leading to Insight into the true nature of life. Buddhist practices such as meditation are means of changing oneself in order to develop the qualities of awareness, kindness, and wisdom. The experience developed within the Buddhist tradition over thousands of years has created an incomparable resource for all those who wish to follow a path – a path which ultimately culminates in Enlightenment or Buddhahood.
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“The bodhisattva practices not just meditation but dhyana paramita, the perfection of meditation. In other words, he or she practices meditation not for peace of mind (though that certainly does come) nor to get to heaven (though even that may come if desired). He or she practices meditation as one aspect of the path which
At this present time, the listings on this site are listing Buddhist organizations operating in Northeast USA. New York City, NY State, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey & Vermont. If you know of any Buddhist organizations in this area that are not listed or wish to change a listing please let me know.