Click here to join our daily meditations to support establishing a regular sitting practice.

Martine Batchelor

Martine Batchelor

Martine Batchelor was born in France in 1953. She was ordained as a Buddhist nun in Korea in 1975. She studied Zen Buddhism under the guidance of the late Master Kusan at Songgwang Sa monastery until 1984. Following Master Kusan’s death she returned her nun’s vows and left Korea. She returned to Europe with her husband, Stephen, in 1985. She was a member of the Sharpham North Community in Devon, England for six years. She worked as a lecturer and spiritual counsellor both at Gaia House and elsewhere in Britain. She is the author of Meditation for Life, Let Go, and Women in Korean Zen (2007) and The Spirit of the Buddha (2010). With her husband she co-leads meditation retreats worldwide. They now live in France.

Deep Dharma - On-Demand

Available Now
Martine Batchelor

Mindfulness Meditation
in Daily Life

Deep Dharma: A On-Demand Course with
Available Now

Dharma Library

Mindfulness of sympathetic joy.

Mindfulness of sympathetic joy.

A Dharma Library Recording with Martine Batchelor
February 14, 2016
What is this?

What is this?

A Dharma Library Recording with Martine Batchelor
October 11, 2015
April 12, 2015
February 8, 2015

Get to know more of our Teachers

  • Martin Aylward

  • Trudy Goodman

  • Gregory Kramer

  • Kaira Jewel Lingo

  • Nathan Glyde

  • Kate Johnson

  • David Treleaven

  • Diana Winston

  • Oren Jay Sofer

  • Deborah Eden Tull

  • Mark Coleman

  • Ty Powers

  • Lisa Ernst

  • Brian Dean Williams

  • Lama Rod Owens

  • Willa Blythe Baker

  • Leslie Booker

  • Caverly Morgan

  • Christopher Titmuss

  • Ronya Banks

  • Ulla Koenig

  • James Baraz

  • Zohar Lavie

  • Shaila Catherine

  • Nina la Rosa

  • Ralph Steele

  • Thanissara

  • Pamela Weiss

  • Phillip Moffitt

  • Jaya Rudgard

  • Vimalasara Mason-John

  • Frank Ostaseski

  • Jill Satterfield

  • Vinny Ferraro

  • Nirmala Werner

  • Jessica Morey

  • Justine Dawson

  • Stephen Fulder

  • Leela Sarti

  • Shinzen Young

  • Tenku Ruff, Osho

  • Jack Kornfield

  • Tara Brach

  • Eugene Cash

  • Joseph Goldstein

  • Kim Allen

  • Larry Yang

  • Vince Cullen

  • Jaya Julienne Ashmore

  • Paul Burrows

  • Stephen Batchelor

  • Vidyamala Burch

  • Chris Crotty

  • Ruth King

  • Daigan Gaither

  • JoAnna Hardy

  • Kevin Griffin

  • Dale Borglum

  • Lila Kimhi

  • George Haas

  • Christelle Bonneau

  • Gavin Harrison

  • Kittisaro

  • Shakya Kumara

  • Catherine McGee

  • Wes Nisker

  • Ven. Pannavati Bikkhuni

  • Sandra Maitri

  • Yanai Postelnik

  • Sarah Powers

  • Dave Smith

  • Alexis Santos

  • Ayya Santussika

  • Lama Justin von Bujdoss

  • Joan Tollifson

  • Michael Stone