Are you?

Meditation action at Barclays
  • Concerned about the environment and interested in mindfulness practice?
  • A climate activist looking for ways of staying resourced?
  • A Buddhist wanting to respond to the climate crisis and ecological emergency?

We are a Buddhist subgroup of Extinction Rebellion. We come together from many different traditions to respond to the climate and ecological emergencies. We believe non-violent direct action and Buddhist practice can be the same thing. We work to overcome systems of greed and oppression both in the world and in ourselves. We follow the principles and values of Extinction Rebellion.

Extinction Rebellion is an international movement that uses non-violent civil disobedience in an attempt to halt mass extinction and minimise the risk of social collapse.

Latest posts:

  • Mindful money

    Where you bank Matters!  As Buddhists we are encouraged to cultivate and practice compassion, both for ourselves and our world. Some of the ways we do this are well known to us, such as in our relationship with others, ourselves and the world. But how are our financial choices harming or benefiting the world? Are…

  • Exploring the Intersection of Greenwashing and Buddhism: Beyond Surface Appearances

    In the age of environmental consciousness, the term “greenwashing” has become increasingly prevalent. It refers to the deceptive practice of presenting a false image of environmental responsibility to conceal less eco-friendly activities. While the concept of greenwashing primarily pertains to business and marketing strategies, its implications extend to broader ethical and philosophical considerations, including those…

  • Buddhism’s Call to Environmental Action: Navigating Climate Change with Compassion

    In a world increasingly affected by climate change, the urgency to address environmental issues has never been more pressing. As we grapple with the consequences of our actions on the planet, seeking guidance from various philosophical and spiritual traditions can provide valuable insights and motivation for change. Among these, Buddhism stands out for its profound…