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Martine Batchelor
Martine Batchelor is a buddhist teacher and former buddhist nun. Her latest book is The Spirit of the Buddha (2010). She lives in France.

Written by Martine Batchelor

Essay/
Travel
In whose footsteps?

We were a group of secular Buddhists visiting the cave temples of India. What would we learn on the journey?

Martine Batchelor

Essay/
Religion
The wanderer stilled

Leaving Europe as a young woman, Martine Batchelor was transformed by an encounter with Buddhist meditation

Martine Batchelor