Welcome to the New York Vipassana Association website.

NYVA is a nonprofit organization that sponsors periodic free public events and local residential courses in Vipassana meditation as taught by S. N. Goenka or his Assistant Teachers.

There are currently no public events scheduled in the New York City area.

If you have not yet sat a ten-day course in this tradition and would like additional information about courses, please visit any of the following:

For old students who have completed at least one ten-day Vipassana meditation course as taught by S.N. Goenka or his Assistant Teachers, the old student portion of the website contains more information. Please enter the old-student username and password at the bottom right. If you need assistance, please contact us and kindly supply a few details such as when and where you sat your last course.