welcomes all enrolled students to support each other through the study and practice of Buddhist meditation and thought. The YBS hosts a number of events, including text study, special talks, noteworthy teachers, meals, crafts, and Buddhist celebrations. The YBS coordinates with the Coordinator of Buddhist Life and the Chaplain’s Office, as well as connects with other student groups and Buddhist communities in New Haven and beyond. For more information, visit Buddhist Life at Yale or email us at email@example.com.
The Buddha Shrine in Harkness Chapel is open during the fall and spring semesters from Monday to Thursday 4-10pm. It is located on the first floor of Harkness Tower in Branford College. When there is not formal practice or a Dharma talk scheduled, students are welcome to meditate, do quiet practice, and make offerings. There will always be a student attendant present if you have questions about appropriate use of the space. Please remove your shoes before entering the Shrine Room.
Sundays, 7 - 8pm: Meditation & Discussion for Undergraduates*
* If you have a scheduling conflict, please know that you can attend either day (i.e., an undergrad can come on Tuesday or graduate student on Sunday).
- All meetings include guided meditation, suitable for beginners and useful for experienced meditators, reflection on a topic relating Buddhist teachings to everyday life, and time for small group discussion.