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Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Windhorse : Evolution Lives on! Join them?

By Sadayasihi on Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 - 15:58

Windhorse : Evolution Lives on! Join them?

By Sadayasihi on Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 - 15:58

Here’s a last minute chance to take advantage of a unique opportunity at New View Residential, the ethical letting agency in Cambridge, who are looking for a new team member.

New View is one of the newest and most distinctive right livelihood projects currently operating within Triratna, has a long and fascinating history. They are a new voice in the thriving Buddhist community of Cambridge.

So how did it come to be, and what makes them so unique?

Well, the story is worth revisiting. It began in...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

NewsByte 3, part 5

By Munisha on Mon, 8 Jun, 2015 - 00:42

NewsByte 3, part 5

By Munisha on Mon, 8 Jun, 2015 - 00:42

Part 5 of Clear Vision’s third NewsByte, rounding up news from around Triratna, covering the very moving ritual closure of windhorse:evolution (12 minutes).

Watch the full 6-story NewsByte compilation (55 minutes).

NewsByte is commissioned by Triratna’s European Chairs’ Assembly. Clear Vision is Triratna’s video project in Manchester UK, making Triratna video old and new available at VideoSangha.

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Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

#farewellwindhorse: Saying Goodbye, Live from Cambridge

By Candradasa on Thu, 16 Apr, 2015 - 23:08

#farewellwindhorse: Saying Goodbye, Live from Cambridge

By Candradasa on Thu, 16 Apr, 2015 - 23:08

On Saturday April 18th between 2-6pm UK / 9am-1pm EST we’ll be live streaming from the final gathering and celebration of Windhorse:Evolution in Cambridge, UK.

150 people who’ve worked there over the years will come together to say goodbye - join us via Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Tumblr. Share your own pictures and good wishes, and watch the live video feed on the day courtesy...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Reflections on the end of Windhorse:Evolution

By Munisha on Wed, 8 Apr, 2015 - 11:47

Reflections on the end of Windhorse:Evolution

By Munisha on Wed, 8 Apr, 2015 - 11:47

Sthanashraddha reflects touchingly on the final days at Windhorse:Evolution, Triratna’s ethical gift import and retail business in Cambridge, UK, which closed last month after trading for more than 30 years.

Closing ritual highlights video (3 minutes)
Extended closing ritual video (23 minutes)

“It was a sad Monday morning back in January when we gathered together in the dining room - the majority of the warehouse staff and almost all the managers from across the chain of Evolution shops - to...

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Community Highlights

Windhorse Evolution Closes - A Final Ritual (Extended Highlights)

By Candradasa on Sat, 4 Apr, 2015 - 20:58

Windhorse Evolution Closes - A Final Ritual (Extended Highlights)

By Candradasa on Sat, 4 Apr, 2015 - 20:58

After 35 years of trading as Buddhist Right Livelihood business in the UK, Windhorse:Evolution closed its doors. They did so in an exemplary way - with no debts, helping their Fair Trade suppliers to make a difficult transition, and taking very good care of all their employees. 

Here are extended highlights from the workers’ final ritual in Cambridge, UK, on March 26th 2015. 

Footage and photography by Ivan Villamar Trujillo as part of The Buddhist Centre Online’s...

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Community Highlights

Windhorse:Evolution Closes - Final Ritual (Highlights)

By Candradasa on Sat, 4 Apr, 2015 - 19:42

Windhorse:Evolution Closes - Final Ritual (Highlights)

By Candradasa on Sat, 4 Apr, 2015 - 19:42

After 35 years of trading as Buddhist Right Livelihood business in the UK, Windhorse:Evolution closed its doors. They did so in an exemplary way - with no debts, helping their Fair Trade suppliers to make a difficult transition, and taking very good care of all their employees. 

Here are highlights from the workers’ final ritual in Cambridge, UK, on March 26th 2015.

Footage and photography by Ivan Villamar Trujillo as part of The Buddhist Centre...

Windhorse Evolution
Windhorse Evolution

A Final Goodbye

By Aryajaya on Fri, 3 Apr, 2015 - 21:15

A Final Goodbye

By Aryajaya on Fri, 3 Apr, 2015 - 21:15

So the time has come to say a final goodbye with our last ever post. The majority of our stores are now closed with only West London and our Brighton Clearance Store left until Saturday 4th April.

We are pleased that our aim to close the business down in an ethical way over the last few months has been working really well. A big thank you to all of our loyal customers over the last 30 years,...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Windhorse:Evolution's Final Ritual - Live On The Buddhist Centre Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 - 23:31

Windhorse:Evolution's Final Ritual - Live On The Buddhist Centre Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 - 23:31

On Thursday March 25th - the internet gods permitting - we’ll be streaming live coverage of parts of the final ritual at Windhorse:Evolution. You can follow along on Instagram as well as on Twitter, Tumblr and...

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Community Highlights

Live Coverage of Windhorse:Evolution's Final Ritual

By Centre Team on Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 - 23:18

Live Coverage of Windhorse:Evolution's Final Ritual

By Centre Team on Wed, 25 Mar, 2015 - 23:18

On Thursday March 25th, with our friend Ivan’s help - and the internet gods permitting - we’ll be streaming live coverage of parts of the final ritual at Windhorse:Evolution. You can follow along on Instagram as well as on Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook

Coverage starts at 9am UK / 5am EST ...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Windhorse Publications: the changing world of Buddhist books

By Munisha on Fri, 21 Nov, 2014 - 13:50

Windhorse Publications: the changing world of Buddhist books

By Munisha 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...

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