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Community Highlights

Windhorse Publications Books Featured in Parabola, Vajra Bell and the Spiritual Media Blog

By Sadayasihi on Tue, 20 Nov, 2018 - 11:56

Windhorse Publications Books Featured in Parabola, Vajra Bell and the Spiritual Media Blog

By Sadayasihi on Tue, 20 Nov, 2018 - 11:56

Quite a number of Windhorse Publications’ books have been featuring recently in a variety of different magazines and blogs!

Firstly, you can find a chapter of Wild Awake: Alone, Offline and Aware in Nature by Vajragupta in the Fall 2018 edition of Parabola magazine, ’The Journey Home’.  

“Each time I dive deeper into the wilderness I can feel that green fire burning through me. Within me and without, I can sense the intense aliveness of life. But then I have to go back...

The Buddha on Wall Street Podcast
The Buddha on Wall Street Podcast

Buddha on Wall Street Podcast Episode #1 - Waking Up to a Wise Earth

By Vaddhaka on Wed, 4 Oct, 2017 - 21:07

Please note that the transcript for this podcast can be downloaded at the following link

At the beginning of the podcast itself I give an incorrect web address.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

The Buddha on Wall Street: Book signing and talk / In the footstep of the Buddha: Reading and talk

By Billy on Wed, 3 Jun, 2015 - 21:11

The Buddha on Wall Street: Book signing and talk / In the footstep of the Buddha: Reading and talk

By Billy on Wed, 3 Jun, 2015 - 21:11

Vaddhaka will be giving a talk on Buddhism and Capitalism and will be signing his book The Buddha on Wall Street on Wednesday 17th June. The evening will begin at 7.30pm.
The following week on Wednesday 24th June we have Ashvajit who is currently Bhante’s Secretary and lunchtime cook. He will be talking about Cultural Buddhism in the East and reading from his new book “In the footstep of the Buddha” which is a Collection of Letters written in...

Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Buddhism and capitalism: new video interview with Vaddhaka

By Munisha on Tue, 19 May, 2015 - 19:27

Buddhism and capitalism: new video interview with Vaddhaka

By Munisha on Tue, 19 May, 2015 - 19:27

Over on Triratna News today we’re featuring a new 32-minute video interview with Vaddhaka, about his book on Buddhism and economics, The Buddha on Wall Street.

You might like to show this video as part of your BAM activities.

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Triratna News
Triratna News

Buddhism and economics: an interview with Vaddhaka

By Munisha on Tue, 19 May, 2015 - 19:14

Buddhism and economics: an interview with Vaddhaka

By Munisha on Tue, 19 May, 2015 - 19:14

Vaddhaka is on a tour of Triratna Buddhist centres in the UK and Ireland, promoting his book about Buddhism and capitalism, The Buddha on Wall Street. See below for further dates.

Before his Manchester talk, Clear Vision filmed an interview with him. What is a practical Buddhist response to capitalism? How might an economics motivated by generosity look?

(32 minutes)

Hear Vaddhaka live! The UK and Ireland tour continues:

May 21st  Nottingham Buddhist Centre
May 26th  Liverpool Buddhist Centre (Sorry, this has had to be cancelled.)
May...