Satipaṭṭhāna Meditation is an interactive and comprehensive online program modeled on in-person courses offered globally by Venerable Bhikkhu Anālayo on the foundational mindfulness text the Satipaṭṭhāna-sutta. While based on scholarly research, the emphasis throughout this online course is on what is relevant to actual meditation practice. In order to promote accessibility and support individual learning styles, students are offered a variety of tools to make this text personally relevant and integrated into daily living.
Dates: Oct 08, 2022 - Dec 12, 2022
Instructor(s): Bhikkhu Anālayo
Participants will be assigned a small group time during the registration period, based on the availability they indicate on the application.
Small group times (weekly between October 3-Dec. 10, first meeting is an orientation call):
Tuesdays 11:00 AM-12:30 PM ET
Tuesdays 1:30-3:00 PM ET
Wednesdays 7:00-8:30 PM ET
Wednesdays 10:00 PM-11:30 PM ET
Thursdays 12:30-2:00 PM ET
Thursdays 4:30-6:00 PM ET
Saturdays 12:30-2:00 PM ET
About the Instructor(s):
Bhikkhu Anālayo is a scholar-monk and the author of numerous books on meditation and early Buddhism, such as Satipatthāna: The Direct Path to Realization, Perspectives on Satipatthāna, and Satipatthāna Meditation: A Practice Guide. He is a Faculty Member at the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies, having retired from being a professor at the Numata Center for Buddhist Studies at the University of Hamburg. His main area of academic research is early Buddhism, with a special interest in the topics of meditation and women in Buddhism. At the Barre Center for Buddhist Studies he regularly teaches residential study & practice courses, participates in online programs and undertakes research into meditation-related themes. For a full list of Bhikkhu Anālayo’s publications, please click here.