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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...

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 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...
Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

#EthicalChristmas: Money, Ethics, and Dharma Practice - A New Campaign on The Buddhist Centre Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 8 Oct, 2014 - 17:00

#EthicalChristmas: Money, Ethics, and Dharma Practice - A New Campaign on The Buddhist Centre Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 8 Oct, 2014 - 17:00A couple of months ago I was sitting in a room at Adhisthana, listening to my friend Mokshini speak very movingly about some quite profound shifts in her own sense of Dharma practice. She talked about having newly considered in her own life the sorts of issues raised by Triratna’s participation in Buddhist Action Month every year: environmental concerns, economic questions, all manner of socially engaged topics relevant to anyone looking to explore the...
Windhorse Evolution
Windhorse Evolution

Opportunities at Windhorse:evolution 2014

By sanghadhara on Fri, 21 Feb, 2014 - 17:12

Opportunities at Windhorse:evolution 2014

By sanghadhara on Fri, 21 Feb, 2014 - 17:12Windhorse:evolution has opportunities for men and women who wish to deepen their Dharma practice in the context of a Triratna sangha workplace. Positions are available at our Cambridge headquarters and there are opportunities to live in a residential spiritual community if needed. Windhorse:evolution aims to provide supportive conditions in which to practise Right Livelihood both in the workplace and also within the wider context of the Cambridge Buddhist Centre and local Buddhist Sangha. Remuneration is available on a...
Triratna Highlights
Triratna Highlights

Into New Year With The Buddhist Centre Online

By Rijupatha on Mon, 30 Dec, 2013 - 15:15

Into New Year With The Buddhist Centre Online

By Rijupatha on Mon, 30 Dec, 2013 - 15:15

The latest issue of the Triratna Highlights newsletter, taking us into the new year, is fresh off the digital presses! If you’re signed up to receive it via email, it should be in your inbox now. If you’re not signed up, you can find the web version here, or go to ‘my profile’ (top right of any page when you are logged in), choose ‘edit’ and check the ‘Newsletter sign up’ box.

The newsletter gathers together some of the best...

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...
Windhorse Evolution
Windhorse Evolution

Opportunities at Windhorse:evolution

By sanghadhara on Thu, 31 Oct, 2013 - 11:20

Opportunities at Windhorse:evolution

By sanghadhara on Thu, 31 Oct, 2013 - 11:20Windhorse:evolution has opportunities for men and women who wish to deepen their Dharma practice in the context of a Triratna sangha workplace. Positions are available at our Cambridge headquarters and there are opportunities to live in a residential spiritual community if needed. Windhorse:evolution aims to provide supportive conditions in which to practise Right Livelihood both in the workplace and also within the wider context of the Cambridge Buddhist Centre and local Buddhist Sangha.

Remuneration is available on a wage/salary...
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...

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