Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Fri, 27 Jan, 2017 - 15:39
We hope you had a good start to the year. We at Windhorse Publications would like to let you know what’s coming up in the first half of the year. Three new volumes of the Complete Works of Sangharakshita will be launched in March, and a new book, Mindful Emotion, by Drs Paramabandhu Groves and Jed Shamel will be available from May.
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Wed, 28 Dec, 2016 - 14:12
We have had an exciting year at Windhorse Publications. We would like to share some of the highlights with our readers.
The Complete Works of Sangharakshitawas launched. The first volume published, Dr Ambedkar and the Revival of Buddhism I, was in time for celebrations around the conversion of Dr Ambedkar and his followers to Buddhism, in October. The next volume to be published (in March) is The Rainbow Road from Tooting Broadway to Kalimpong. Subscriptions for the whole set
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Tue, 13 Dec, 2016 - 11:24
This season, awaken and enliven with a good book. Or, give the gift of one of our books or meditation CDs to a friend. Allowing a friend to explore a guided meditation CD or book on Buddhism, meditation or mindfulness can be a wonderful way to support him/her through the season. As stated in the Dhammapada, “The gift of the Dhamma surpasses all gifts.”
The eGift card can be used for any book or CD on our...
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Tue, 15 Nov, 2016 - 13:20
Last Friday, seven of the nine core members of the ‘Fellowship of the Book’ assembled at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre. Our quest: to bringThe Complete Works of Sangharakshita into existence. In keeping with The Lord of the Rings reference, our motto for the day was:
One book to be read by all One book to find them One book to bring them all And in the light to mind them
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Mon, 24 Oct, 2016 - 14:27
We are pleased to announce our new book, Mindfully Facing Disease and Death by Bhikkhu Anālayo. Thank you to our sponsors for enabling the publication of what Roshi Joan Halifax (Abbot of the Upaya Zen Center) calls:
An invaluable and extraordinary resource on the profound teachings by the Buddha on dying, death, and grieving.
With a beautiful cover by Dhammarati, and Foreword by Jon Kabat-Zinn, this book provides a practical guide for those facing disease and death by...
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Thu, 29 Sep, 2016 - 11:09
We at Windhorse Publications have just published the very first of the 27 volumes that will comprise The Complete Works of Sangharakshita; a momentous step in our project of gathering together this great teacher’s output including Dharma teachings of many kinds, commentaries, memoirs, poetry and more. This first volume, volume 9 in the series, is entitled, Dr Ambedkar and the Revival of Buddhism I. It includes Sangharakshita’s Ambedkar and Buddhism, which has been out-of-print for some time, along with 36 talks given in India...
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Mon, 12 Sep, 2016 - 16:13
Sangharakshita turned 91 on 26 August this year. This greatly respected teacher has left a legacy of wise and clearly written (and spoken) work introducing and going deeper into the Dharma. His books include such classics as The Bodhisattva Ideal, A Guide to the Buddhist Path and The Buddha’s Noble Eightfold Path. His writings go far to clarify the practices for the Buddhist order he founded, the Triratna Order, which is worldwide, and adaptable to very different countries, as seen...
Posted by Giulietta - Win... on Tue, 30 Aug, 2016 - 16:18
Mindfully Facing Disease and Death, a new book by Bhikkhu Anālayo, with a beautiful cover by Dhammarati, provides a practical guide for those facing disease and death by helping them to access the ageless wisdom of the Buddha’s teaching. We are on track and Mindfully Facing Disease and Death will be published in October this year. Jon Kabat-Zinn describes it beautifully in his Foreword:
This book is an invitation to systematically deepen our own lived understanding of mindfulness in relationship to...