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Volunteer for Windhorse Publications!

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 6 Jan, 2020 - 09:00

Volunteer for Windhorse Publications!

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 6 Jan, 2020 - 09:00

We’re looking for a volunteer to provide temporary, part-time customer service cover while Helen, who normally covers that aspect of the business, is on leave.

Initially, we need cover for 8th–15th May 2020. This will involve up to 12 hours’ work (up to 2 hours per weekday; timing flexible). You’ll be working from home – or wherever you like! All you’ll need is a computer and an Internet connection. 

The work is interesting and you’ll gain some experience of one aspect of a small publishing...

Windhorse Publications
Windhorse Publications

Volunteer for Windhorse Publications!

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 6 Jan, 2020 - 09:00

Volunteer for Windhorse Publications!

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 6 Jan, 2020 - 09:00

We’re looking for a volunteer to provide temporary, part-time customer service cover while Helen is on leave.

Initially, we need cover for 8th–15th May 2020. This will involve up to 12 hours’ work (up to 2 hours per weekday; timing flexible). You’ll be working from home – or wherever you like! All you’ll need is a computer and an Internet connection.

The work is interesting and you’ll gain some experience of one aspect of a small publishing business. Ideally, you’ll be able to visit...

Windhorse Publications
Windhorse Publications

Thanks to our intern, Gayathri

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 2 Dec, 2019 - 13:42

Thanks to our intern, Gayathri

By Helen - Windhor... on Mon, 2 Dec, 2019 - 13:42

Last month the team at Windhorse Publications had the pleasure of welcoming intern Gayathri Mahesh one day a week for four weeks. A graduate in Civil Engineering from Chennai, India, Gayathri has a passion for writing and is currently studying for an MA in Creative Writing and Publishing at Anglia Ruskin University.

Gayathri achieved a lot in only four days. Her first task was to liaise with publishing director, Priyananda, to gather information about on-demand printing. This included arranging phone interviews...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

GBC at Gay Pride - August 20th

By Billy on Thu, 4 Aug, 2016 - 20:53

GBC at Gay Pride - August 20th

By Billy on Thu, 4 Aug, 2016 - 20:53

Volunteers needed

Glasgow Buddhist Centre is marching in the Gay Pride Parade on August 20th, as well as setting up a stall to meet and greet on the day. And we would love for you to join us.  

If you are interested in being a part of a team of folks taking part in the day, then please contact Maitrinaga at mackay.ross [at] btinternet.com. He will be coordinating the activities for the day. And hope you can join us!

~ The Centre team...

Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Free Buddhist Audio launches new Tumblr blog

By Rijupatha on Fri, 21 Feb, 2014 - 14:46

Free Buddhist Audio launches new Tumblr blog

By Rijupatha on Fri, 21 Feb, 2014 - 14:46Free Buddhist Audio has always been dedicated to bringing the Dharma to listeners in as many places as possible. We try to go where our listeners are, and that’s why we have spaces on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, SoundCloud, here on The Buddhist Centre Online - and now on Tumblr too!

Our Tumblr space will be a resource for you to...
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Adhisthana appeals for help in last push before opening

By lokabandhu on Wed, 24 Jul, 2013 - 11:21

Adhisthana appeals for help in last push before opening

By lokabandhu on Wed, 24 Jul, 2013 - 11:21Danasamudra writes from Adhisthana, Triratna’s new retreat centre near Malvern, UK, where they’re preparing for their public opening on August 4th - and where they need as much help as they can get, as they approach the final stages of a major renovation project! She says -

“We would be very grateful if you would circulate this message as widely as possible within your Sangha. We do need help fairly urgently as there is...
Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Interview: The Making of FBA

By Rijupatha on Fri, 29 Mar, 2013 - 21:18
In this fun and informal set of interview segments with Candradasa we get a front seat to the history and behind-the-scenes development of Free Buddhist Audio - from its origins as the Dharmachakra Tapes up to the present moment as an invaluable Dharma resource for thousands of Buddhist practitioners around the world.

As Dharmachakra and Free Buddhist Audio now move into a new era (and new projects with The Buddhist Centre Online), he also discusses how sangha, dharma practice,...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Update from Coddington Court and the Sangharakshita Land Project

By lokabandhu on Wed, 6 Feb, 2013 - 05:56

Update from Coddington Court and the Sangharakshita Land Project

By lokabandhu on Wed, 6 Feb, 2013 - 05:56Ratnadharini writes with some news of Triratna’s new retreat centre at Coddington Court, south of Birmingham UK - future home of Sangharaskhita and formerly known as the Sangharakshita Land Project. She says - “It’s a big project! For those of you interested in details … major developments have included a natural willow sewerage system (not a reed bed) that will deal naturally with the outflow from the sewage settlement tank without using electricity. Thanks to Ajjavin and...
Karuna Fundraisers
Karuna Fundraisers

Volunteer Opportunities at Karuna

By Andrea@Karuna on Mon, 8 Oct, 2012 - 15:39

Volunteer Opportunities at Karuna

By Andrea@Karuna on Mon, 8 Oct, 2012 - 15:39You can help alleviate suffering in India by volunteering at Karuna - a friendly and vibrant Team Based Right Livelihood

Karuna was formed in 1980 as the Triratna Buddhist Community’s response to the suffering of India’s Dalit community. For 30 years Karuna has worked with some of India’s most disadvantaged people, sending over £1 million every year to support low-caste and tribal communities fulfill their potential through our social and Dharma projects.

We are looking for volunteers to...

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