Hudson Valley Sights

Chuang Yen Monastery

  • 2020 Rte. 301 Map It
  • Carmel
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 02/16/2016

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East of Cold Spring, in Carmel, the largest indoor statue of the Buddha in the Western Hemisphere resides at the Chuang Yen Monastery. Standing 37 feet tall, it is surrounded by 10,000 Buddha figurines on a lotus terrace in Great Buddha Hall.

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2020 Rte. 301, Carmel, New York, 10512, United States

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  • Free
  • Daily 9–5

Published 02/16/2016


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