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Upcoming Long Island Buddhist Meditation Center events, Regular meditations, and teachings occur weekly on Tuesday and Friday evenings. Join with us!


We welcome you to the Long Island Buddhist Meditation Center (LIBMC) main web area. LIBMC is an institution open to everybody irrespective of their race, ethnicity, religion or any other social barriers.

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Venerable Kottawe Nanda, the resident monk of the center was born in Sri Lanka in 1966. Ordained as a Buddhist monk in 1977 he received his higher ordination in 1985. Ven. Nanda had his primary education at the Sri Gnanananda Vanavasa Buddhist Institute, Wathurawila, Sri Lanka from 1977 to 1983 under the most Venerable Wathurawila Sri Gnanananda, the Maha Nayake Thero of the Syamopali Vanavasa Nikaya (Forest-dwelling-sect).

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