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Triratna News
Triratna News

Triratna in Italian, for just £265

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Mon, 25 Dec, 2017 - 16:48

Triratna in Italian, for just £265

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Mon, 25 Dec, 2017 - 16:48

So far there isn’t a single Triratna book in Italian but you can easily change that. Mitra Val Cartei is translating Who is the Buddha? into Italian. She just needs the last £265 to make it happen. (That’s €333 or US$ 354.)

Born and brought up in Italy, Val is a mitra training for ordination in Brighton, UK. She’s a published author in both English and Italian, now working with Triratna’s Translations Board, who say she is enthusiastic, inspired...

Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

New Four-Week Course: Who Was the Buddha and Why Does He Matter?

Posted by bhpruitt to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Wed, 18 Jan, 2017 - 15:24

New Four-Week Course: Who Was the Buddha and Why Does He Matter?

Posted by bhpruitt to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Wed, 18 Jan, 2017 - 15:24

Our next four week beginners course starts this week!  

Join us on Thursday evenings 7-9 PM, January 19 - February 9, to learn basic meditations for developing mindfulness and positive emotion and get acquainted with the historical figure who is the inspiration for Buddhist practice the world over.  Siddhartha Gautama, who became the Buddha more than 2,500 years ago, offers a model for approaching the challenges inherent in life and relationships with deep calm and profound kindness – positive qualities we can...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Windhorse Publications: the changing world of Buddhist books

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 21 Nov, 2014 - 13:50

Windhorse Publications: the changing world of Buddhist books

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 21 Nov, 2014 - 13:50In the approach to a certain December festival The Buddhist Centre Online’s Ethical Christmas campaign highlights ways to make generosity even more ethical than usual.

How about buying Buddhist books (online or at your local Triratna centre) from Triratna’s book publishers in Cambridge, UK, Windhorse Publications? As a small Buddhist charitable company they’re distinctive.

Publishing Assistant Hannah writes: “Like other Triratna enterprises, we’re a ‘Team-Based Right Livelihood’; a business guided by Buddhist ethics...