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:

  • National Trust Bank Better – Drop Barclays: Let’s Protect Our Future Together

    I’ve always admired the National Trust for its unwavering dedication to preserving our precious landscapes and historic sites. As a member, every visit to their beautifully maintained properties is a reminder of their commitment to conserving the very essence of Britain. That’s why it’s so disheartening to learn that the National Trust continues to bank…

  • Buddhism in Britain

    “Buddhism in Britain” is a four-part series exploring how Buddhism has evolved in the UK, featuring insights from Dr. Caroline Starkey, a sociologist of religion at the University of Leeds. Starkey’s work focuses on how Buddhism intersects with British society, examining its history, cultural adaptations, and current trends. Introduction to Dr. Caroline Starkey’s Work Dr.…

  • How to BE the Change We Need: A Guide for Mindful Political Engagement

    In today’s divisive political climate, it can be challenging to navigate issues without losing sight of our core values. This is especially true for those of us who practice Buddhism and strive to maintain mindfulness, ethics, wisdom, and compassion in all aspects of our lives. Richard Winter’s book, How to BE the Change We Need,…