Fairtrade product from Nepal.
Fairtrade stands for exactly that: fair trade. This means that producers in developing countries receive a fair price for their product. And that the circumstances in which they work are humane. So no child labor, no extremely long working days and attention to environmentally friendly production processes.
In Buddhist history,Guru Rinpoche or Padmasambhava is the person actually responsible for the introduction of organised Buddhism into Tibet. He is said to be the founder of Tantric Buddhism in the country in the 8th century. In Bhutan and Tibet he is known as Guru Rinpoche (‘The Precious Master’), and especially within the nyingma tradition he is considered the second Buddha.
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