About Confession of a Buddhist Atheist
- This is about buddha, not about buddhism.
- The author having spent all of his adult life practicing various forms of buddhism finally became a lay practitioner.
- He sees buddha as a man who advices us to follow the noble path and lead a mindful life.
- Stephen Batchelor is a former monk in the Tibetan and Zen traditions and the author of the national bestseller Buddhism Without Beliefs. He give lectures and conducts meditation retreats worldwide, and is a contributing editor for Tricycle.