Prayers for World Peace

Sundays, 11am-12:30pm
with Buddhist Monk Gen Samten

Join us on Sundays and feel empowered to change yourself and change the world. These classes include a guided meditation, a short teaching and beautiful chanted prayers for world peace. The focus is on solutions to problems in daily life, authentic optimism and the development of altruistic love and compassion. 

Everyone is welcome. Class is by donation

Class Dates:  

November 3, 10, 24   December 1, 8, 15, 22

No class November 17 & December 29

Cafe is open before and after class.

The Teacher

Gen Samten Kelsang

Gen Samten has been studying and practicing Buddhism for over thirty years and is one of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s most senior students. He is well-known for his inspiring, clear and practical way of presenting Buddha’s teachings and meditation. Learn more about Gen Samten.

Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible. ~ Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso

What to expect

  • Guided Meditation

    Be guided in a short breathing meditation and connect to an experience of inner peace. No prior experience is necessary.

  • Short Talk

    Every week the teachings explore one aspect of Dharma, or Buddha’s teachings, which focus on solutions to problems in daily life, inducing genuine optimism and increased happiness.

  • Prayers for World Peace

    Enjoy beautiful chanted prayers to enhance your experience of peace and happiness. Singing is not required and prayer booklets are available.

  • Relax & Enjoy

    Enjoy the company of like-minded people after class in the Temple, Café and Bookstore.


World Peace Temple
47 Sweeney Rd.
Glen Spey, NY 12737

Day & Time

Sunday Mornings
11am – 12:30pm

Drop-in, no pre-registration required.


By donation. KMC NY is a non-profit organization. All donations from this class go toward supporting the International Temples Project for World Peace.


Enjoy Lunch with the Community
$5 pre-register as you arrive by informing the greeter. *Meals are vegetarian. Please call ahead to reserve: (845) 856-9000

There will be no lunch available from July 28 – August 11