at Kadampa Meditation Center New York
Monday – Saturday 11:30am-1pm & 2-4pm Sundays 9am-5pm
Our Bookstore and Gift Shop are located on the veranda inside the World Peace Temple. In it you will find a range of meditation accessories including guided meditation CDs, a comprehensive collection of Dharma books, books on CD, prayer booklets, and Buddhist artwork. We also carry beautiful merchandise that is ideal for gift giving or to support your personal meditation practice. This includes meditation cushions, Buddhist statues, incense, essential oils, soaps, candles, crystals, journals, greeting cards, scarves, and more.
Supporting World Peace
The International Temples Project was founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, with the aim to introduce the Buddhist faith and practice of the New Kadampa Tradition publicly, and to exemplify contemporary Buddhist practice through service to the public.
KMC New York is the home of Tharpa Publications, an international publishing company specializing in the works of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. To date, Tharpa has sold over a three quarters of a million of his books worldwide. While at the Temple, be sure to visit the Tharpa Bookstore – situated in the Gift Shop – where you will find a comprehensive collection of books, CDs, prayer booklets, and cards.