2024 August 4 – 25th Sunday International Sangha ONLINE Offering

Sunday International Sangha Online Offering



4 Week Online Course on

Change Your Mind

with Jean Smith

Every Sunday from August 4 – 25, 2024

(Aug 4, Aug 11, Aug 18, Aug 25)

ONLINE from 9:30 am – 11 am (Mountain Time)

You are warmly invited to join us for the Sunday International Sangha ONLINE Offering – 4 Week Course with Jean Smith, every Sunday from August 4 through August 25, 2024.  We will begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at 11 am (Mountain Time.)  Please find the corresponding time where you are currently living.

The Four Foundations for Establishing Mindfulness are the framework for this monthlong experience.  We’ll sit together, explore basic teachings of the Satipatthana Sutta, and see how these practical guidelines play out in daily life.


Sliding scale fees

low ($100) actual ($180) benefactor ($250)

No fees for monastics. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Registration is necessary in order to receive the zoom link and related materials.  Registration forms and fees are requested by July 28, 2024.  While it is preferable that you attend all 4 sessions, we understand that life happens.  Please let us know if you are not able to attend one or more sessions.  Registration fees do not include Dana offerings to the teacher.

Registration Form PDF – please print and fill this out, then mail it, along with your payment, to :  The Mountain Hermitage,  PO Box 807,  Ranchos de Taos, NM  87557

Or you can click on this Registration Form WORD DOC and fill it out on your computer, then email it to hermitage@mountainhermitage.org.

Once we receive your registration form, you will receive the zoom link, etc… Please join us ON TIME for these offerings. The ‘virtual door’ will be closed very soon after we begin.  Thank you for your interest in participating in the Sunday International Sangha offerings from Marcia!  We look forward to seeing you in August 2024.

Jean Smith has practiced Buddhist meditation in the Vipassana-Insight Meditation tradition since 1986 and has led sanghas in New York City, the Adirondack Mountains, and online from Taos, New Mexico.  She has published nine books on Buddhism – including The Beginner’s Guide to Insight Meditation (with Arinna Weisman); The Beginner’s Guide to the Walking the Buddha’s Eightfold Path; Life is Spiritual Practice (the Paramis); 12 Steps on Buddha’s Path (written anonymously as Laura S), as well as a novel, Himalayan Passage.  Jean is a member of Taos Mountain Sangha, where she is a guest teacher; leads the online Sober Sangha for Women; and serves on the board of The Mountain Hermitage.

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