Stephen Batchelor poses the classical Zen question, “What is this?” The answer, he says, is right in front of us.
Stephen Batchelor talks to Buddhadharma deputy editor Koun Franz about the importance of study in Buddhist practice and the relevance of the Buddha’s teachings to modern life.
In his latest and most ambitious work, “After Buddhism,” Stephen Batchelor makes a sustained and serious attempt to argue for his vision of Buddhism.
Stephen Batchelor speaks to Danny Fisher about atheism, his understanding of what and how the Buddha taught, why he appreciates his critics.
Eido Shimano Roshi, Stephen Batchelor, Joan Sutherland, and the Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche discuss whether Western Buddhists are focusing too much on meditation and ignoring other important practices.