2018 Young People’s Retreat

March 16 – 18, 2018 (Fri – Sun) @ Won Dharma Center (Hudson, NY)

March 16 – 18, 2018 (Fri – Sun)
Location: Won Dharma Center (Hudson, NY)

This weekend retreat is designed for young people (18 – 35) to begin and deepen their meditation practice in a group of like-minded people. Sitting and moving meditation, dharma talks, group discussions, contemplative nature walks, and healthy vegetarian meals will allow you to cultivate inner wisdom, compassion and joy.

Meditation instruction will be provided in a detailed way, step by step.

  • Begins: Friday, March 16, 2018, 7:00pm (Check-in from 4pm)
  • Ends: Sunday, March 18, 2018, 1:00pm
  • Location: Won Dharma Center (Click HERE for directions)
  • Cost: For 2 Nights & 6 Meals
    Sliding Scale $ 70 – $ 250
    *PLEASE pay at the highest level of the sliding scale that you can afford. 
    This allows others who need to pay less the opportunity to attend. 
  • Register: This retreat is now full.
    Male Dorm room (Sleeping bag required) is available. Click HERE to register.
    Fill out this form to put your name on the waitlist.
  • Scholarship: Scholarship is available for those who may not be able to afford registration or travel expenses.
    – Scholarships are distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
    – If you have already received two scholarships in a row, you will not be able to receive a third.
    -Scholarship application is now closed.  
  • Retreat Payment:
    Pay by check: make your check payable to “Won Buddhist Center of Eastern” and mail it to:
    Won Buddhism of Manhattan
    431 East 57th St.
    New York, NY 10022Pay by paypal: Click below
    If you would be so kind, send us a check. Paypal takes handling fees 🙂
    but if the paypal is more convenient for you, please use it.
  • What to bring
    – Comfortable, loose clothing for meditation
    – Outerwear appropriate to the season and additional (hiking) shoes
    – A water bottle
    – A flashlight
    – Towels and washcloths
    – Any necessary meditations, vitamins and toiletries
  • Contact: young@wonbudhism.org

lotus180Cancellation and Refund

If you need to cancel from a retreat, please do so early so we can make the space available to someone else.

Please note the following cancellation fees:
– A month before the start of the retreat: $25
– 1 week up until the day before retreat: $50
– The remainder of your retreat fees will be refunded.
– No refund: If you cancel on the retreat arrival day or if you leave the retreat early for any reason