Friday, August 19, 2022

Sangha Meetings August and September 2022


Community of Mindfulness/New York Metro   

Inspired by the Teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh 

and the Plum Village Community of Engaged Buddhism


Dear Friends, 

    Community of Mindfulness New York Metro. Zoom and In-Person Sangha Meetings for August and September 2022 are listed below this section. Subscribe to  to receive Sangha listings and special events.

Each Sangha Meeting also has its own list, and links to subscribe are below: individual Sangha lists may post information about resuming in-person meetings, Study Groups and other special events for that Sangha Meeting. The Sunday Morning Zoom Queens MorningStar/Middle Way Sangha Meeting is not meeting until Sunday September 18-- 10:00am. 

In-Person Meetings: Wake Up Sangha has resumed weekly In-Person Meetings. The Queens MorningStar Sangha continues to meet x2/Month In-Person, as it has for the last 11 months. See the listings below for details. Rock Blossom Sangha has had a single in-person meeting, July 10, but is not yet resuming weekly in-person meetings. [See below for details.]

August/September Sangha Meetings

In-Person Queens MorningStar Sangha Meeting

10:00-Noon --2nd and 4th Sunday of the Month

Next Meeting is Sunday August 14th and then August 28th 

At 35-30 81st street, Jackson Heights, 11372  #1H [Arrive on time between 9:50-10:00am]

Sundays: 10-11:30am: Green Island Sangha Zoom Sangha

 [pre-Covid met in Syosset, NY]:

Meeting ID: 863 1190 9843    Passcode: 910499  

One tap mobile: 1 929 205 6099  find your local number:  


Discontinued Until Sunday September 18: Sunday Zoom Queens MorningStar/Middle Way Sangha

Sundays: 6:30-8:30pm, Zoom Rock Blossom Sangha. Enter beginning 6:15pm

[pre-Covid met in Brooklyn Church of Gethsemane]

Meeting ID: 899 1756 9015  Passcode: 241354

One tap mobile +16465588656,

Find your local number:


Stonybrook Zoom Sangha: Mornings Monday through Friday: 7:30-8:00am                            

 Meeting ID: 154 822 492 Passcode: 074791,  

One tap mobile: 646-558-8656,  for other Zoom Call in Numbers

8:00-9:30pm : Chrysanthemum Sangha’s 1rst and 3rd Monday LGBTQIA+ and allies gathering: August 1 and 15th     

Meeting ID: 876 4920 9787     Password:  peace    

Dial-in:  +1 929 205 6099 US (New York), Passcode: 622089[for dial-in]

Find your local number:      

Tuesdays Zoom Riverside Sangha: 7:00-9:00 pm 

[Pre-Covid met at Riverside Church, Manhattan]

Zoom Sangha Link: [valid through 11/29/22]

Meeting ID: 886 1905 5393  Passcode: 959151    One tap mobile: 646-558-8656,  for other Zoom Call in Numbers

Thursdays:  Zoom St Mark's Sangha: 8:00am-9:30 am  

[Pre-Covid: met at St. Mark's Church Manhattan]

Meeting ID: 821 6083 9379   Passcode: 505070  [Link valid through 12/1/22]

One tap mobile: 646-558-8656  for other Zoom Call in numbers

Thursdays 6:30-8:00pm:  Zoom Rock Blossom Sangha: [Enter beginning 6:15pm]

Meeting ID: 899 1756 9015  Passcode: 241354

One tap mobile: 646-558-8656, for other Zoom Call in Numbers 

Thursdays 8:00-10:00pm:  Chrysanthemum Sangha

an LQGBTIA+ Sangha in the Plum Village tradition!

Open to all practitioners who identify as LGBTQIA+

For more info, you can join our Facebook group here:

Zoom Link:  

   Meeting ID: 876 4920 9787     Password:  peace    

Dial-in:  +1 929 205 6099 US (New York), Passcode: 622089 [for dial-in] Find your local number:


Wake Up New York: Fridays: In-Person and Zoom 7:30pm-9:30pm

[Wake Up is a 'Young Adult' Sangha-age range 18-35]

In-person at the Still Mind Zendo, 37 W. 17th Street, 6W [arrive no later than 7.45pm]


Meeting ID: 778749815    Passcode: breathe  

WUNY Dharma Hall   This is a 24/7 virtual Dharma hall that WUNY members may use at any time.  Join anytime and see who else is online, or invite others to sit with you on Zoom outside of the Friday night practice.

Meeting ID: 747 524 725            Passcode: wakeup [Subscribe to the Wake Up email list--see end of email.]

Saturdays 9-10:30am: Stony Brook Sangha [pre-Covid met in Stony Brook, NY]

    Meeting ID: 683 720 024       Passcode: 051883    One tap mobile: 646-558-8656,  for Zoom Call in #

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Sangha Email Groups:  The CMNY group is the 'Parent' group that all of us belong to. The individual Sangha email groups post events and information specific to those Sangha Meetings. To subscribe to Individual Sangha Email Groups see list below.  [This is the 'Parent' Email Group that all are subscribed to.]  [For those interested in viewing Dharma Talks by Thay or other senior practitioners and then having a zoom Dharma Sharing .]  [Young Adult Sangha]

More Teachings from Thich Nhat Hanh, Plum Village and the Buddha

'Continuation' and Honoring Thay: --Thich Nhat Hanh Memorial  “The Spirit of Plum Village”

“This is the Buddha’s Love,” Thich Nhat Hanh

'You Can't Find Me In a Stupa'-Thich Nhat Hanh

Now We Have A Path: Plum Village Dharma Seals: Sister Annabel 

The Twelve Nidanas: Sr. Chan Duc 

Sutra on Transforming Violence and Fear:

Engaged Buddhism / The Rainbow Family: Engaging with Suffering in the Present Moment

Thich Nhat Hanh on meditation:

Sutra on the Full Awareness of Breathing - Meditation Teaching of Thich Nhat Hanh  

First two tetrads:

Tetrad three and four:


'Fear is born from Arming Oneself:'