Stephen BatchelorBook Launch hosted by Tricycle and New York Insight: Confession of a Buddhist Atheist Stephen Batchelor at New York Insight Meditation Center Thursday, March 4, 2010 – 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Stephen’s new book Confession of a Buddhist Atheist tells the story of his thirty-seven-year quest to understand the meaning of Buddhism. It recounts his life as a monk in India and Korea and concludes with his search to discover the historical Buddha. Stephen will talk about the writing of the book and read selected passages. Stephen Batchelor was a Buddhist monk in the Tibetan and Zen traditions. Known for his secular and agnostic approach, he teaches Buddhist meditation and philosophy worldwide. Author of the bestselling Buddhism Without Beliefs, his most recent publication is Confession of a Buddhist Atheist. Read more at The registration fee for this event is $25. Register here.