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Breathworks Job Opportunities - Programme Coordinators

By Nandavajra on Wed, 5 Oct, 2016 - 13:56

Breathworks - Job Opportunities

Join a vibrant and growing mindfulness organisation based at the Manchester Buddhist Centre

Programme Team Job Opportunities

Breathworks is a dynamic business within the mindfulness sector, offering courses to help people with pain, stress and illness.

As a growing business we are excited to announce the expansion of our programme team and are now seeking two committed and experience mindfulness training professionals.

Programme Coordinator – training (30 hours /week)

Programme Coordinator – Manchester courses (15 hours / week)

Are you passionate about Breathworks vision, mission and values? Do you have...

Buddhist Action Month 2016
Buddhist Action Month 2016

Vidyamala: On Building Bridges To Buddhism In The World

By mokshini on Tue, 21 Jun, 2016 - 04:00

Vidyamala: On Building Bridges To Buddhism In The World

By mokshini on Tue, 21 Jun, 2016 - 04:00

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.

More at thebuddhistcentre.com/bam - get involved!

Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

Breathworks and the UK's 'Mindful Nation' report

By Munisha on Thu, 19 May, 2016 - 12:51

Breathworks and the UK's 'Mindful Nation' report

By Munisha on Thu, 19 May, 2016 - 12:51

The latest NewsByte video from Clear Vision covers Breathworks’ involvement in the northwest England launch of the UK’s ‘Mindful Nation’ report (11 minutes). 

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.

This regional launch follows the national launches at Westminster in October last year, and in...

Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

Mindful Nation UK Report and Breathworks

By Amaradaya on Wed, 18 May, 2016 - 08:58

Mindful Nation UK Report and Breathworks

By Amaradaya on Wed, 18 May, 2016 - 08:58

Taravandana and Singhashri tell us about the world’s first Mindfulness Report and how Breathworks were involved in its NorthWest launch.

Triratna News
Triratna News

“Mindful Nation” report is launched in UK Parliament

By Munisha on Wed, 28 Oct, 2015 - 11:50

“Mindful Nation” report is launched in UK Parliament

By Munisha on Wed, 28 Oct, 2015 - 11:50

Several Triratna Order members and mitras were at the UK parliament on Tuesday 20th October for the launch of the “Mindful Nation UK” report, along with members of parliament, government ministers and experts on mindfulness. Triratna has been well represented throughout the process, as Vishapani reports. Having been part of the team editing the report, he writes:

“The report is the work of the Mindfulness All Party Parliamentary Group (MAPPG) and the ...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Breathworks: Job opportunity - Administrator

By Nandavajra on Tue, 13 Oct, 2015 - 09:46

Breathworks: Job opportunity - Administrator

Join a vibrant and growing Right Livelihood business based at the West London Buddhist Centre

Breathworks is a growing and dynamic business in the mindfulness sector, offering courses to help people with pain,stress or illness.


We are excited to announce our expansion into the offices at the West London Buddhist Centre and are now looking for a friendly and enthusiastic person to support the Breathworks team member setting up this new venture.


Are you confident,...

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European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Vidyamala talks about mindfulness as Bodhisattva activity

By Munisha on Tue, 18 Aug, 2015 - 21:17

Interviewed by Munisha at the European Chairs’ Assembly summer gathering at Adhisthana, Vidyamala talks to Munisha with passion and inspiration about mindfulness, Breathworks and the future of socially engaged activity in the Triratna Buddhist Community.

European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Day 6 at the ECA

By Munisha on Tue, 18 Aug, 2015 - 20:54

Day 6 at the ECA

By Munisha on Tue, 18 Aug, 2015 - 20:54

To the sound of lorries delivering food and folding chairs for this weekend’s Order gathering to celebrate Bhante’s 90th birthday, Vidyamala presented the history and evolution of Breathworks, the mindfulness project she founded in 2001 to help people live better with pain and illness. She also talked about “mainstream” mindfulness teaching as Bodhisattva activity in an intensely suffering world.

Hear a short, inspiring interview with Vidyamala.

In Q & A and small groups, the Chairs continued their exploration of the...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Breathworks Administration Assistant

By Nandavajra on Thu, 29 Jan, 2015 - 19:27
Breathworks Administration Assistant

Join a vibrant and growing Right Livelihood business based at the Manchester Buddhist Centre

Job Opportunity

Breathworks offer teacher training and mindfulness courses to help people with pain, stress or illness to lead happier, healthier lives. We have a vacancy for a temporary Administration Assistant for a 5 months period while a member of the team is away on an ordination retreat. There is potential for extension of this role as the organisation continues...

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