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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 ]

Mindful Emotion – A New Book On Kindness

We have released Mindful Emotion: A Short Course in Kindness just ahead of a prediction reported in The Bookseller – the UK’s publishing-trade magazine – that the next trending lifestyle attitude after lagom and hygge is . . . kindness. The book draws on Kindness Behaviour Training and offers reflections and exercises to bring more kindness into our daily lives. … [ Read More ]

Why Buy From Us?

We value your custom no matter how you buy our books. But who you buy from can wind up directing more or less money to us … which affects our ability to support new and existing books. Besides this, there are ways all our customers can get a discount … read on … Buying from … [ Read More ]

Five New Books

March has been a busy month, bookwise.  We announce the publication of four new books: three volumes of the Complete Works of Sangharakshita, and Mindful Emotion by Drs Paramabandhu Groves and Jed Shamel.  We are also carrying a new edition of Detox Your Heart by Valerie Mason-John (Vimalasara), published by Wisdom Publications. The Complete Works We announce … [ Read More ]

Now Carrying – Other Than Mother

We are pleased to announce that we are carrying a new book published by Earth Books. It is available from our website and BookSource: Other Than Mother: Choosing Childlessness with Life in Mind by Kamalamani. Any woman considering whether or not to become a mother will find invaluable support in this book. Kamalamani explores the issues … [ Read More ]

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 ]