For Buddhist Action Month 2016 we asked our friends from around the world to say what the Bodhisattva Ideal means to them…
Vidyamala is the inspirational founder of the Breathworks movement, introducing deep mindfulness practice for those suffering from chronic pain and stress. Here she explores how innovative approaches can revitalise the Dharma as traditional Buddhism finds its place in a world that desperately needs its message of wisdom and compassion.
Order members Taravandana and Singhashri explain the pioneering nature of this report, making the UK the first country in the world to introduce mindfulness to across many areas of public life and policy, including education and the health and prison services.
By Dhammadassin on Tue, 13 May, 2014 - 13:58Vidyamala is the founder of the pioneering and successful Breathworks project, dedicated to relieving suffering in society at large. Her work on living with with chronic pain (her own and others’) is inspiring and she will brings the same practical vision of hope and intelligence to her workshop on mindfulness and kindness through the breath. Join her for a deeply engaged, restful session at the International Retreat!