Jean Smith has practiced Buddhist meditation since 1986 and has published the eight books on Buddhism that are included on the BuddhaBookSmith site. She founded the High Peaks Sangha in the Adirondack Mountains of New York, where she spent many happy years. Jean teaches beginning meditation classes and has been a guest teacher at Taos Mountain Sangha Meditation Center in Taos, New Mexico, where she now lives, and at Vallecitos Mountain Refuge, the Santa Fe Vipassana Sangha, and the Albuquerque Vipassana Sangha. She is also president of the Board of The Mountain Hermitage, a nonprofit retreat project in Northern New Mexico, which offers hermitage-style Vipassana retreats. Her resident bodhisattvas are an Affenpinscher named Sophie and a compassionate quarterhorse named Bonita.

Jean Smith

12 Steps on Buddha’s Path: Bill, Buddha, and We, by Laura S, Foreword by Sylvia Boorstein. “Weaving together the teachings and practices offered by the Buddha with the teachings and practices of the 12-Step Program is a brilliant move rendered with utmost integrity and wisdom.”

Marcia Rose, founding teacher of The Mountain Hermitage.
For more information, see www.soberkarma.com

If you would like to contact Jean, click here to email: info@buddhabooksmith.com


©2007-2017 Jean Smith. All rights reserved.