An interview with Maitreyabandhu, author of ‘Thicker Than Blood: Friendship on the Buddhist Path’

Thicker than Blood is a book about friendship. What is the role of friendship on the Buddhist path? A lot of people think that Buddhism is essentially about meditation. People will say ‘I haven’t had time to do my practice’ and by this they mean meditation, so people’s idea of spiritual life becomes all about … [ Read More ]

Featured Title: ‘Thicker than Blood: Friendship on the Buddhist Path’ by Maitreyabandhu

Available from the Windhorse online store, £8.50 This is a book about friendship – about the Buddhist ideals of spiritual friendship and the author’s personal experience. By turns moving, funny, and inspirational, Maitreyabandhu’s account is as compelling as a good novel. Woven into the tapestry of the many different aspects of friendship, such as openness, … [ Read More ]