Affiliations

TCC is part of the Dharma Drum Mountain Buddhist Associations, which has many affiliate centers and branches. All of these contacts can provide information about Dharma Drum Lineage of Chan and its schedules and activities. If you have questions about Chan, about practice, or about intensive Chan retreats, but do not live near TCC, you may find useful information at an affiliate near you. Below are our headquarter centers. The other branches and affiliate centers are in the PDF listed under the button at the end.

New York Center
Chan Meditation Center
90-56 Corona Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Tel: (718) 592-6593
Fax: (718) 592-0717
Email: chancenter@gmail.com
http://www.chancenter.org

Dharma Drum Mountain Buddhist Association (DDMBA)
90-56 Corona Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Tel: (718) 592-6593
Fax: (718) 592-0717
Email: ddmbausa@yahoo.com
http://www.ddmba.org

Dharma Drum Retreat Center
184 Quannacut Road
Pine Bush, NY 12566
Tel: (845) 744-8114
Email: ddrc@dharmadrumretreat.org
http://dharmadrumretreat.org

Taiwan
Chung Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies
http://www.chibs.edu.tw/e-index.htm
A Buddhist education and research institute founded by Chan Master Sheng Yen.

Dharma Drum Buddhist College
http://www.ddbc.edu.tw/en/school_introduction/ddbc_introduction.html
Located at the Dharma Drum Mountain World Center for Buddhist Education, Dharma Drum Buddhist College is the first ever institute of Buddhist study and practice in Taiwan to offer a Master’s in Religious Studies program accredited by the Taiwanese Ministry of Education.

Dharma Drum Mountain World Center for Buddhist Education
http://www.ddm.org.tw/
Headquarters of Master Sheng Yen’s Dharma organizations. The website, available in Chinese, English, and Spanish, contains news of recent events, schedule of activities, and information about local and international chapters

Sheng Yen Education Foundation
http://www.shengyen.org.tw/eng/eng.htm
The mission of the foundation is to promote educational endeavors that help people engage in spiritual practice and create a better society based on Master Sheng Yen’s vision of “uplifting the character of humanity and building a pure land on earth.”