Buddhist Faith Fellowship's Photo Album

PILGRIMAGE/RETREAT 2007

Home
HANA-MATSURI 2009
HALLOWEEN 2008
SHIN RETREAT 2008
TOUCHING PEACE RETREAT 2008
MEMORIAL DAY PICNIC 2008
FLOWER FESTIVAL: Buddha's Birthday 2008
Meditation-thon 2007
HALLOWEEN PARTY 2007
PILGRIMAGE/RETREAT 2007
AFFIRMATION DAY 2007
BODHISATTVA RETREAT 2007
WISTERIA FESTIVAL PICNIC 2007
MANSFIELD FREEMAN CENTER GATHERINGS
EARTH DAY 2007
FLOWER FESTIVAL 2007
2006 OTHER ACTIVITIES
CATSKILLS PILGRIMAGE '06
SHIN RETREAT 2006
WISTERIA FESTIVAL PICNIC 2006
INTEGRAL BUDDHIST RETREAT 2006
MEMORIAL CHAPEL ALBUM
FLOWER FESTIVAL 2006
CATSKILL PILGRIMAGE 2005
TIBETFEST & IRISH FESTIVAL 2005
WISTERIA FESTIVAL PICNIC 2005
SHIN & ZEN RETREAT 2005
FLOWER FESTIVAL 2005
SHIN RETREAT 2004
OTHER RETREATS 2004
CATSKILL PILGRIMAGE 2004
CATSKILL PILGRIMAGE 2003
TRIPS, PARTIES & PICNICS 2003-04
CELBRATE WEST HARTFORD ALBUM 2002
MEDITATION HIKES ALBUM
CONTACT US & DIRECTIONS
RETURN AND BFF LINKS

Our annual 2 day Pilgrimage/Retreat to the Buddhist temples and monasteries of New York State offers a mosaic of traditions for the seeker to discover. 14 pilgrims explored Chinese, Tibetan, American Zen and the Kadampa schools. They camped at the Kenneth Wilson Campgroug in Mount Tremper and had 4 hours of free time in downtown Woodstock. Below briefly shows the event schedule.
 

8/18, Saturday: leaving 7 a.m. Chuang Yen Monastery in NY, set up tents, dinner at Indian restaurant in Woodstock, Thousand Armed Chenrezik Empowerment at 7 p.m. at KTD Monastery lead by Kathar Rinpoche and later campsite fun and food.

 

8/19. Sunday: early breakfast at Bread Alone, morning Zen orientation and practice at Zen Mountain Monastery, Lunch at Zen Mountain, 3 hours free time in historic Woodstock, then the Kadampa Temple tour with a dinner invitation at 6:30. Returned home at approx. 11 p.m.

Chuang Yen Monastery's Dharma Hall
Chuang Yen Monastery's Dharma Hall

Chuang Yen Monastery's Buddhist Cemetery
Chuang Yen Monastery's Buddhist Cemetery

Chuang Yen Monastery's Buddhist Urns
Chuang Yen Monastery's Buddhist Urns

Pilgrimage/Retreat Orientation
Pilgrimage/Retreat Orientation

Camping at Kenneth Wilson Campground
Camping at Kenneth Wilson Campground

Zen Mountain Monastery
Zen Mountain Monastery

Zen Mountain Monastery Cemetery
Zen Mountain Monastery Cemetery

KTD Monastery Tour
KTD Monastery Tour

pilgrim7u.jpg

Resting in at a downtown Woodstock Hippie Shop
Resting in at a downtown Woodstock Hippie Shop

Kadampa Center in Glen Spey New York
Kadampa Center in Glen Spey New York

A tour of the Kadampa Center
the tour of the Kadampa Center was lead by its National Director