Maitrikirti lives in Thames and was ordained into the Triratna Buddhist Order in 2019. She helps out with management of the Sudarshanaloka Retreat Center as well as teaching mindfulness based yoga at the Thames Buddhist Center. She trained with 2 order members who established BodhiYoga Spain. Maitrikirti also has 30 years experience in the field of jewellery making and sells her work at Bounty Gallery, Thames. She welcomes commisions such as mantra word rings and mala bead necklaces to aid our Dharma practice.