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Hidden Gems charity shop opens in Croydon

By lokabandhu on Fri, 6 Dec, 2013 - 13:23

Hidden Gems charity shop opens in Croydon

By lokabandhu on Fri, 6 Dec, 2013 - 13:23Sucimani writes with news of some unusual developments around Triratna’s Croydon Buddhist Centre, saying - “Over the past few weeks, bags and bags of clothing - including a very posh hat that you might wear to Ascot - have been arriving on the Centre’s doorstep. And not just clothes - there’s been a whole assortment of interesting gifts and much-loved books, CDs and DVDs. Luckily we have quite a lot of room in our basement! And...
Windhorse Evolution
Windhorse Evolution

Evolution Is Now Selling Online

By sanghadhara on Tue, 26 Nov, 2013 - 14:07

Evolution Is Now Selling Online

By sanghadhara on Tue, 26 Nov, 2013 - 14:07
www.evolutionstores.co.uk
Our fantastic new website is LIVE! We are very proud that our ethically traded gifts and homewares can now be bought online.

We are also very excited to have a great platform to communicate with our customers about our ethical trade credentials, our Buddhist values and what we support with the dana we generate. We hope that you will join in the conversation and support Evolution, which is part of windhorse:evolution, Triratna’s largest Team...
dharma@work
dharma@work

The Launch of Dharma@work

By shraddhasiddhi on Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 13:09

The Launch of Dharma@work

By shraddhasiddhi on Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 13:09Hello everyone, I hope you’ve had a good Urban Retreat? There’s been loads going on, both online, and at Buddhist Centres around the globe. We’re launching this group on The Buddhist Centre Online because most of us spend most of our waking lives engaged in some form of paid or volunteering work - we are active beings, and like to work! This group is designed to share our inspiration together about how we are managing to practice the...
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Right Livelihood Opportunity in Ipswich

By lokabandhu on Mon, 23 Sep, 2013 - 21:38

Right Livelihood Opportunity in Ipswich

By lokabandhu on Mon, 23 Sep, 2013 - 21:38Triratna’s Evolution Gift Shop in Ipswich UK has a vacancy for a full time core team member to help oversee the running of the shop. A full support package is available.

If you’re interested in working with other Buddhists to deepen your practice and help generate profits to support the Triratna Buddhist Community, are practically minded and can work in a fast-paced retail environment, then please contact Buddhasiha on 01473 280527 or e-mail IPSW...
New Ventures
New Ventures

Float by Boat - Tor launches a 'new venture'

By lokabandhu on Fri, 26 Apr, 2013 - 10:27

Float by Boat - Tor launches a 'new venture'

By lokabandhu on Fri, 26 Apr, 2013 - 10:27Float by Boat may be Triratna’s newest venture - it’s certainly Tor Johnson’s, whose brainchild it is.

She operates from her boat Spirited Away and says - “Join one of our upcoming Float by Boat dates to enjoy a tranquil meditative canal break. We pick you up from the train, bus or your car and take you to the boat, where you’ll dine on wholesome vegetarian food, travelling around the rural canals of the UK’s...
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Right Livelihood opportunity in Croydon

By lokabandhu on Thu, 25 Apr, 2013 - 16:37
See attached Word file for the poster of an exciting new Right Livelihood opportunity at Triratna’s Croydon Buddhist Centre. They say -

“There’s an exciting possibility to be part of a Buddhist Team in Croydon, running a Charity Shop business along the lines of the highly successful Lamas Pyjamas near the LBC. The Business Plan and Financial projections have been written and we are now recruiting for another full or part time team member to join us.
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Triratna News
Triratna News

Lama’s Pyjamas celebrate record year

By lokabandhu on Fri, 19 Apr, 2013 - 11:31

Lama’s Pyjamas celebrate record year

By lokabandhu on Fri, 19 Apr, 2013 - 11:31Lama’s Pyjamas is the London Buddhist Centre’s ‘Right Livelihood’ charity shop in the East End of London. They’ve just celebrated a record year, and Claudine, one of its founders, writes with the good news. She says - “Headline: This year Lama’s Pyjamas made £117,166 gross profit and a net profit of £44,500. This along with gift aid in the region of £12,000 means that our dana to the LBC this year is £56,000. She continues...
Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Metta Engine Boo

By Candradasa on Thu, 18 Apr, 2013 - 23:03
A quick visit to Wales in the UK to check in with Will & Graham of Metta Engine, a new web development Right Livelihood business in Newport. An inspiring interview from right at the start of an exciting new Triratna venture…!
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Vacancy in Retail Team at Windhorse:evolution

By lokabandhu on Thu, 11 Apr, 2013 - 09:48

Vacancy in Retail Team at Windhorse:evolution

By lokabandhu on Thu, 11 Apr, 2013 - 09:48Windhorse:evolution
    is a giftware business aiming to work and trade ethically and make money for Buddhist and social projects around the world.
This is a dynamic manager level role assisting the Retail Director, Aryajaya, and the Retail Hub by providing top level administrative, organisational and commincations support for the smooth running of the Evolution chain. It is as much a communications role as it is organisational support. A driving license is essential. The job is based in...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Vacancy in Retail Team at Windhorse:evolution

By Windhorse Evolution on Wed, 10 Apr, 2013 - 10:01

Vacancy in Retail Team at Windhorse:evolution

By Windhorse Evolution on Wed, 10 Apr, 2013 - 10:01Windhorse:evolution is a UK-based giftware business aiming to work and trade ethically and make money for Buddhist and social projects around the world.

This is a dynamic manager level role assisting the Retail Director, Aryajaya, and the Retail Hub by providing top level administrative, organisational and commincations support for the smooth running of the Evolution chain. It is as much a communications role as it is organisational support. A driving license is essential. The job is...

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