Ben Bowler

Founder World Weavers,, Monk for a Month, Interfaith Express & Blood Foundation.

Ben and his wife Jildou are the founders of Blood Foundation, a social enterprise and NGO focusing on Burma issues, interfaith projects, spiritual development programs and education for refugees along the Thai-Burma border.

In 2008 Ben founded Monk for a Month, a unique cultural exchange program allowing foreigners full immersion into a local Buddhist experience This now operates along the Tibet-India border. In 2010 Muslim for a Month was added followed by Sufi for a Month and there are plans for Christian and Sikh immersion programs.

Ben is excited by the rise of social enterprise, engaged spirituality and Australian football. He can be contacted at