The Shinnyo Center staff supports a variety of initiatives with the New York City Police Department — serving as an official community partner in the new neighborhood policing initiative, offering meditation, and engaging in Buddhist clergy liaison activities.


The Shinnyo Center for Meditation and Well-being works with a number of New York City organizations in both one-time and
on-going engagements. The Shinnyo Center for Meditation and Well-being cooperates with a wide variety of public, private, social service,
and media organizations to sponsor public events, community development, research, and education.

The Shinnyo Center has a long-standing series of initiatives with Tricycle Foundation, publisher of Tricycle: The Buddhist Review. Pictured here (25th anniversary celebration, co-sponsored by Shinnyo-en): Thupten Jinpa, scholar and translator/collaborator of the Dalai Lama; Helen Tworkov, author and Founding Editor of Tricycle, and James Shaheen, Editor and Publisher of Tricycle.

PHOTO CREDIT: Top Image by Ken Mekaru; Bottom Image by Frank Walton