Ann Barden

Ann Barden
Ann Barden is a teacher of Vipassana, (Insight) Meditation. She has been practicing and teaching for many years. Her greatest interest is in the core teachings of the Buddha – suffering, the cause of suffering, and the end of suffering – and how those are experienced in our lives today. She aspires to realize, and teaches in support of the realization of others, the freedom from suffering that is promised in these teachings. She has taught meditation through the Ann Arbor Adult Education program, in various classes and retreats through Deep Spring Center in Ann Arbor, with Insight Meditation AnnArbor, and at the Meditation Center of San Miguel in Mexico, and at Lifepath with the San Miguel Meditation Community. She has trained with Barbara Brodsky of Deep Spring Center and with Matthew Flickstein of the Forestway. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan and San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.


Fall Retreat 2015

Retreat Text: The Armies of Mara


Spring 2015

Class Text: Growing Older and Wiser


Fall 2014: Living Compassion

Audio: Class 1 talk

Audio: Class 1 guided meditation

Fall 2014: Fall Retreat- Intention

Audio: Saturday morning talk

Audio: Saturday afternoon talk

Audio: Saturday evening talk

Audio: Sunday morning talk


Spring 2014

Text: Bridge of Mindfulness- 4 week class


Fall 2013

Audio: Guided meditation Sept 24, 2013 class
Text: Guided meditation based on Thomas Harding
Text: Fall Retreat, Morning Talk
Text: Fall Retreat, Evening Talk