Upaya Zen Center

Mailing Address: 1404 Cerro Gordo Road, Santa Fe, NM 87507
County of Location: Santa Fe
Phone: (505) 986-8518
NTEE Code: X- Religion, Spiritual Development
Mission Statement:

Upaya Zen Center is a Zen Buddhist practice, service, and training center. Our vision focuses on the integration of practice and social action, bringing together wisdom and compassion.

Primary Programs:

Meditation, Zen Buddhist Retreats, Chaplaincy Training and End-of-Life Care

Upaya Zen Center is a residential Buddhist community located in beautiful Santa Fe, NM. As a Zen center, we offer daily meditation which is open to the public, a weekly public Dharma talk which often highlights Buddhist teachings, a residential Path of Service and work exchange program, and weekly retreats and workshops focusing on practices related to engaged Buddhism, how to live in our world responsibly, with affection, kindness and wisdom.

Upaya Zen Center also offers a two-year Certificated Buddhist Chaplaincy Training Program in the areas of Prison, End of Life Care, Peacemaking, Women’s, Youth and Environmental Ministries and a Professional Training Program in Contemplative End of Life Care.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Statewide, National, International
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $750,000 - $999,999
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Sensei Beate Genko Stolte

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS

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