Buddhist Studies in India

Carleton-Antioch Global Engagement
Rob Quanbeck
1 North College Street
Northfield, MN  55057
Phone: (507) 222-4435
Asia and Oceania: India: Bodh Gaya

Host Inst.: Burmese Vihar Monastery

Dates: late August - mid-Dec

Subject: Anthropology, Asian languages, Asian studies, Buddhism, Hindi language, History, Independent study, Indian studies, Meditation, Meditation studies, Monasteries, Philosophy, Religion and theology, South Asian studies, Tibetan language

Level: Sophs, Jrs, Srs
Requires: good acad standing at home institution
Age Min: 18
Age Average: 21

Undergrad Credit: Avail
Undergrad: 16
Grad Credit: None
Transfer Credit Through: Carleton College
Document Awarded: transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact sponsor for pgm costs

Instruction Language: English, Hindi, Tibetan
Format: Directed field study, Independent study format, Lang study, Lecture, Practical training, Seminar
Students: US & intl

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: monastery
Other Housing: During Independent Research period, students arr own housing, with assistance from our staff and faculty

Deadline: March 15. Prog typically has a wait list, so apply by the deadline or earlier

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1979
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: in London & Delhi
Activities: cultural events activity, excursions activity, field trips activity
Misc: Semester of study and meditation while living in a Buddhist monastery
Financial Aid: scholarships
May Contact Former Participant