Category Archives: Upstate

The Happy Buddha

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The Warrior Monk

 As Buddhism spread  the need for protection increased. The Warrior Monk arose, as a solution.

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Chuang Yen Temple

Within  the first few steps on these sacred grounds, I am embraced by a calm, a sense of ease and comfort, peace,  the  Presence of The Divine. Nestled in the rolling hills of lower Putnam County, NY The Chuang Yen … Continue reading

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Chuang Yen Buddha

I believe the Buddha at the Chuang Yen Monastery is the largest in No. America

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The Guards at Chuang Yen

The statuary at the Chuang Yen  Monastery abounds. Strictly influenced by the Chinese Pure Land Buddhist Sect which established this beautiful property. Out of doors and indoors it is a lovely place to connect with your inner self.

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