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Chuang Yen Monastery

Chuang Yen Monastery Review

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.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 2020 Rte. 301, Carmel, NY 10512 | Map It
  • Phone: 845/225–1819
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Daily 9–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Cold Spring

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