Study Abroad

Following the Buddha through India – 2015

GE2015_IndiaNepalIndia & Nepal

Course Title: Pilgrimage through the Buddha’s India
Course Number: REL 2881
Credit Hours: 4
Term Offered: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: none
Travel Dates: May 10-25, 2015
Estimated Cost:

  • $4,749-4,999 (10-14 students)
  • $4,299-4,399 (15-18 students)

Faculty Leaders: Dr. Mark Toole & Dr. Judy Isaksen

Follow the Buddha through India and Nepal while visiting some of the region’s greatest treasures! Experience a boat ride on the Ganges, meditation with local monks, a local yoga session, and give back to the community with a day of service.

Program Highlights

  • Participate in a local yoga session led by a certified instructor
  • Visit the Taj Mahal, India’s most famous landmark
  • Experience a boat ride on the Ganges and an evening fire ceremony
  • Serve the community at an education center for homeless children
  • Meditate with local monks
  • Explore the city where the Buddha spent most of his monastic life
  • All breakfasts and 11 dinners are included

Interest Meetings – For more information come to the next interest meeting on Wednesday, October 1 at 3:00 p.m. in Qubein School of Communication 206


The Office of Study Abroad is located in Cottrell Hall, Suite 142. Building #12 on the HPU Campus Map.

Phone: +1 (336) 841-9280

Click here to meet your study abroad team.


Study Abroad in the News

Class of 2017 Profile: Marissa Barrett Becomes Content Creator in NYC
read more
Students Explore Japanese Culture During ‘Maymester’ in Tokyo
read more
Class of 2017 Profile: Garr Goes to Grad School for Biomedical Visualization
read more
View All