Just Out – Wild Awake: Alone, Offline and Aware in Nature

We now announce the public release! Wild Awake: Alone, Offline and Aware in Nature is available for worldwide purchase from our website as paperback or eBook. Wild Awake will soon be found in UK-based and European Triratna centre bookshops. Note our book distributors’ release in the US and the Americas is in June, so books will take a bit longer to emerge … [ Read More ]

Looking Back at 2017

As the year draws to a close, we would like to look back on some of the highlights for our small Publishing House in 2017. The Complete Works of Sangharakshita – Following the launch of Dr. Ambedkar and the Revival of Buddhism I, three new volumes were published in March: The Three Jewels II, Mahayana Myths and Stories, and The Rainbow … [ Read More ]

Notes from our Intern, Philip Sims

Traditionally, we at Windhorse Publications host an intern from the Publishing MA at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge. The intern helps us out with some tasks, meanwhile gaining hands-on experience working in a publishing house. This year, we hosted Philip Sims for six weeks on Tuesdays. We asked him to write about his experience with … [ Read More ]

From the Survey to Mount Kanchenjunga: Four New Volumes in the Complete Works of Sangharakshita Are Coming

The Complete Works of Sangharakshita is going strong with four volumes published. These are: Dr. Ambedkar and the Revival of Buddhism I, The Three Jewels II, Mahayana Myths and Stories and The Rainbow Road from Tooting Broadway to Kalimpong. Nearly 200 people (including Centres) have subscribed for the complete set, with the Hardback + eBook … [ Read More ]

Interview with Vajragupta on Wild Awake: Alone, Offline and Aware in Nature

Vajragupta is ordained within the Triratna Buddhist movement, and the author of a couple of our bestsellers. Sailing the Worldly Winds and Buddhism: Tools for Living Your Life provide clear introductions and guidance to incorporating meditation and Buddhist practices into daily life. Vajragupta also wrote The Triratna Story, which provides perspectives on the Triratna Buddhist … [ Read More ]

Letters from Prison – Free Dharma for Inmates

We’d like to share some moving words from a group of readers we have had for years now. On request, our Publishing Controller Michelle sends free Windhorse Publications books and written replies to prisoners. The gratitude with which they receive them is touching. These books and letters enhance their lives, and in a place where … [ Read More ]

Mindful Emotion Reviews Are Positive

Dr. Paramabandhu Groves has been busy touring UK and Ireland Triratna Buddhist Centres from Brighton to Glasgow to Dublin. He has been giving talks and leading meditations in kindness. Windhorse Publications published his book, co-authored with psychologist Dr. Jed Shamel, Mindful Emotion: A Short Course in Kindness in March this year. So far, reviews have been … [ Read More ]

Eight Step Recovery Changing Lives

In 2013 we published Eight Step Recovery: Using the Buddha’s Teachings to Overcome Addiction by Valerie Mason-John (Vimalasara) and Dr Paramabandhu Groves. Since then, the book has won two prestigious awards: the 2014 USA Best Book Awards and the 2015 International Book Awards. An international Eight Step Recovery movement has emerged, with regular courses and meetings … [ Read More ]