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Featured Courses

BSO 201 | Bodhicaryāvatāra: How to Lead an Awakened Life

A 6-week online course with Dr. Jay Garfield (September 20 - October 28, 2021).


Self-Study Courses

BSO 101 | Intro to Buddhism: History, Philosophy, and Practice

An 18-hour online course with Dr. Kate Hartmann.

BSO 102 | Buddhist Meditation in Theory and Practice

A 12-hour online course with Dr. Daniel Stuart.

BSO 103 | Indian Buddhist Philosophy

A 12-hour online course with Dr. Karin Meyers.


Upcoming Courses


  • BSO 201 | Bodhicaryāvatāra: How to Lead an Awakened Life
    (Sep 20 - Oct 29, 2021) w/ Dr. Jay Garfield


  • BSO 202 | Visuddhimagga: The Path of Purification
    (Nov 8 - Dec 17, 2021) w/ Dr. Maria Heim


  • BSO 104 | Tibetan Buddhism
    (Jan 3 - Jan 28, 2022) w/ Dr. Connie Kassor


  • BSO 105 | Buddhism and Women
    (Feb 14 - March 11, 2022) w/ Dr. Jue Liang


  • BSO 106 | Buddhism and Animal Ethics
    (March 28 - April 29, 2022) w/ Dr. Geoff Barstow


  • BSO 107 | Zen Buddhism
    (rescheduled, date TBA) w/ Dr. Steven Heine 

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