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Looking Back – New Books and Looks in 2016

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 Sangharakshita was 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 … [ Read More ]

Fellowship of the Book

Last Friday, seven of the nine core members of the ‘Fellowship of the Book’ assembled at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre. Our quest: to bring The 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 … [ Read More ]

New Book Out! Mindfully Facing Disease and Death: Compassionate Advice from Early Buddhist Texts

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 … [ Read More ]

First Volume of The Complete Works of Sangharakshita is Published – Interview with the Editors

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 … [ Read More ]

New Look for a Classic Teaching

We are pleased to announce the release of one of our steady sellers – first published in 2010 – with a beautiful new cover. This Being, That Becomes: The Buddha’s Teaching on Conditionality by Dhivan Thomas Jones (with the collaboration of Sagaraghosa) is now available. We have also reduced the price of the paperback from £12.99 … [ Read More ]

The Story of Great Faith, Great Wisdom

We would like to invite you to dive more deeply into the beautiful and imaginative world of Great Faith, Great Wisdom: Practice and Awakening in the Pure Land Sutras of Mahayana Buddhism by Ratnaguna and Śraddhāpa. Great Faith, Great Wisdom is our newest book, launched earlier this year. Please visit the new Great Faith, Great Wisdom … [ Read More ]

Books for Buddhist Action Month

Books for Buddhist Action Month

Buddhist Action Month (BAM) is coming in June! BAM gives us a chance to focus on raising awareness of issues that affect the Earth and its inhabitants, in addition to finding creative and helpful responses. We at Windhorse Publications would like to highlight relevant books which can help us explore living more ethically.  Here are … [ Read More ]