What is it like to be completely alone, attempting to face your experience with only nature for company? Vajragupta recounts how ‘solitary retreats’ have changed him, how he fell in love with the places he stayed in and the creatures there. Help us publish Wild Awake in Spring 2018.
Anālayo’s upcoming new book “not only paints a very human picture of the Buddha’s life, but through the exercises attached to each chapter it enables the reader to join the Buddha on his quest for enlightenment and beyond, into his mission as a teacher and through to his parinirvāṇa or passing away.” – Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi
Thicker Than Blood is a book about friendship. Woven into the tapestry of the many different aspects of friendship, such as openness, communication, fidelity and altruism, is the colourful thread of Maitreyabandhu’s own experiences – from childhood to adolescence, through to his quest for life’s meaning and wholehearted engagement with Buddhism.
Sangharakshita founded the Triratna Buddhist Community (FWBO) 50 years ago. The Complete Works of Sangharakshita include all his previously published work, as well as talks, seminars and writings published for the first time. This collection represents the definitive edition of his life’s work as a Buddhist writer and teacher.