• Happy Science New York
  • New York Branch

    We are Happy Science, a global spiritual movement committed to nurturing a happier world today and for future generations. Members of Happy Science strive for self-refinement through a continuous practice of faith via the exploration of the right mind and The Fourfold Path of Love, Wisdom, Self-Reflection, and Progress. Our center is open to all who wish to learn the inspirational teachings of our founder, Ryuho Okawa. We warmly invite you to experience our movement first hand, and to invigorate your mind, body and soul.

    Learn about our Teachings

    Instinct

    Every day, strive to make efforts! Transform yourself, take on challenges and cope with changes with a honed instinct. Bear in mind the spirit of Søren Kierkegaard's parable of the wild duck.

    The Laws of Mission

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Instinct
    Instinct

    Instinct

    Every day, strive to make efforts! Transform yourself, take on challenges and cope with changes with a honed instinct. Bear in mind the spirit of Søren Kierkegaard's parable of the wild duck.

    The Laws of Mission

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Upcoming Events and Activities

    • 27th
    • Closed

    Outreach

    • Saturday, January 27th
    • Temple Closed
    • Closed
    • 28th
    • Devotee Study

    What is El Cantare Faith? (Part 1)

    On The Laws of Faith.

    • Sunday, January 28th
    • 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
    • Keiko Hoshino
      • 3rd
      • Closed

      Outreach

      • Saturday, February 3rd
      • Temple Closed
      • Closed
      • 4th
      • Devotee Study

      What is El Cantare Faith? (Part 2)

      On The Laws of Faith.

      • Sunday, February 4th
      • 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
      • Keiko Hoshino
        • 4th
        • Prayer Service

        Monthly Ritual Prayer Service

        Prayers for Health, Recovery from Illness and Exorcising Evil Spirits, Prayer to Push Forward My Mission, Prayer to Win Friends and Influence Others, Prayers for Economic Prosperity, Success and others.

        • Sunday, February 4th
        • 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
        • $30 per prayer
        • Keiko Hoshino

          Experience it

          Happy Science is a universal religion that unites everyone. We welcome all who wish to improve themselves through the exploration of the Right Mind and daily practice of The Fourfold Path of Love, Wisdom, Self-reflection and Progress. Through self-refinement, members learn to enact positive change in their lives. Imbued with a sense of purpose, our members gain confidence to positively affect society.

          Contact this branch to learn more

          Membership

          For your convenience, we offer two options:

          1. Register online to receive the Dharma of the Right Mind (digital format) and membership related communications - ($10 donation).
          2. Visit this branch to consult with a minister and receive the Dharma of the Right Mind prayer book. This option is recommended for those seeking to become Devotees.

          Become a member

          Support

          There are many expressions of offerings in Happy Science, such as an offering time, experience or skills. As a non-profit organization, we rely solely on contributions from members (and friends) to fund activities and support our ministers. It is not the quantity that matters, but the quality and attitude of the offering, so we encourage all who appreciate our teachings to consider a showing of gratitude in the form of regular offerings.

          Make a donation

          Membership

          For your convenience, we offer two options:

          1. Register online to receive the Dharma of the Right Mind (digital format) and membership related communications - ($10 donation).
          2. Visit this branch to consult with a minister and receive the Dharma of the Right Mind prayer book. This option is recommended for those seeking to become Devotees.

          Become a member

          Support

          There are many expressions of offerings in Happy Science, such as an offering time, experience or skills. As a non-profit organization, we rely solely on contributions from members (and friends) to fund activities and support our ministers. It is not the quantity that matters, but the quality and attitude of the offering, so we encourage all who appreciate our teachings to consider a showing of gratitude in the form of regular offerings.

          Make a donation

          Contact

          Happy Science

          79 Franklin Street

          New York, NY 10013