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Introducing ‘The Promise of a Sacred World’

Introducing ‘The Promise of a Sacred World’

Dhammamegha here. Every few years we receive a manuscript that has been growing for decades within the author; a book that breaks new ground and offers a fresh and considered engagement with one of the Buddhist classics. Bhikkhu Anālayo did this with Satipaṭṭhāna, through his translations and commentaries on the four foundations of mindfulness. Ratnaguna … [ Read More ]

Join our online book launch for ‘Entertaining Cancer’

We’ll be publishing Devamitra’s wonderful new memoir, Entertaining Cancer, very soon. We’re pleased to announce that Entertaining Cancer will be our first worldwide release: the paperback edition will be available from our US distributors at the same time as it’s available from our distributors in the UK. If you’ve not yet pre-ordered your copy, you can do so using one … [ Read More ]

Pre-order ‘Entertaining Cancer’ now!

Pre-order ‘Entertaining Cancer’ now!

We’ll be publishing Devamitra’s wonderful new memoir, Entertaining Cancer, in just a few weeks’ time. We’re making Entertaining Cancer available for pre-order now, so you can get your copy as soon as it’s released. In Entertaining Cancer Devamitra describes the discomforts and indignities of being treated for prostate cancer. He also draws on the deep … [ Read More ]

Join us for a live event!

Join us at 7 pm (UK time) on Tuesday, 13th July, when we’ll be hosting a live online event to launch our latest book, I Hear Her Words: An Introduction to Women in Buddhism. Danasamudra, co-founder of the Triratna Women Project and librarian of the Sangharakshita Library at Adhisthana, will be in conversation with the … [ Read More ]

Out now: ‘I Hear Her Words: An Introduction to Women in Buddhism’

Out now: ‘I Hear Her Words: An Introduction to Women in Buddhism’

As a female student and practitioner of Buddhism, at times I feel frustrated by the underrepresentation of women in Buddhist texts and iconography. To give just one example, out of the forty-six figures on Triratna’s refuge tree, only two are female. Frustrated I may be, but I probably shouldn’t be surprised. As author Alice Collett … [ Read More ]

Another free eBook

A line from a poem by Damian Barr has been widely quoted recently: ‘We are in the same storm, but not in the same boat.’ In some places the winds of COVID-19 are raging, and the boats are not seaworthy. In India. In Brazil. Amongst those who have lost much in the last year, one … [ Read More ]

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