The Second Buddha in New York, NY

150 W 17th St New York, NY 10011
The Second Buddha is an artistic event that features 41 different works of art and is on display for almost a year at a time. This event will take place the Rubin Museum before it takes off for its next event at the Tang Museum.

The Second Buddha is an artistic event based on the artwork spanning from the 13th century to the 20th century. Because this event is year round, one should not feel rushed to get to the Rubin Museum. In fact, make sure you have plenty of time to view the exhibition because they are including augmented reality to the exhibition. That is, there will be digital attractions along with the actual attractions that will have your jaw dropping.

The history of this event truly explains the term Second Buddha. Padmasambhava, a legendary Indian master, is considered to be the Second Buddha because of his works converting Tibet into a nation of Buddhists. This exhibition is a celebration of his life.

If you live in New York or are planning to make a vacation of it there, check out what else the city has to offer after exploring the life of the Second Buddha through the expansive artwork. There is so much to do for everyone in your party. Within walking distance you have fabulous shopping, gourmet food and even some escape rooms for your more active party members!

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