We offer this teaching to honor the great Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh, who suffered a serious stroke in November. The post 5 Practices for Nurturing Happiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
An update on Thich Nhat Hanh, beloved Zen Buddhist monk, teacher and author who is recovering from a stroke that left him unable to speak. An announcement from Plum Village informs us Thay, as he is called by those close to him, wasShow More Summary
She’s best known as Thich Nhat Hanh’s invaluable collaborator, but Sister Chan Khong is also a dedicated activist and gifted teacher in her own right. Andrea Miller tells her extraordinary story The post The Life and Teachings of Sister Chan Khong appeared first on Lion's Roar.
A new update from Plum Village reports that Thich Nhat Hanh has traveled to the USA for intensive rehabilitation, following his stroke last fall. The post Thich Nhat Hanh arrives in USA for intensive rehabilitation appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The sangha of Plum Village, led by Vietnamese Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh, dreams of skillfully bringing together technology and mindfulness. The post Mindful coders, Thich Nhat Hanh has a retreat for you appeared first on Lion's Ro...
Nine years ago Thich Nhat Hanh was asked, “You will be 80 this year. Do you plan to retire as a spiritual teacher at any point?” This is the answer...
Thich Nhat Hanh. Photo by Velcrow Ripper.In a new June 28th statement, Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village community in France reports that the Zen teacher, who suffered a stroke last fall, has been, “despite his advanced age, […] makingShow More Summary
Several years ago, Thich Nhat Hanh republished an earlier book under the title of Understanding Our Mind: 50 Verses on Buddhist Psychology. He interprets and comments on verses Vasubandhu composed on the nature of consciousness. Together with his brother, Asanga, Vasubandhu (fl. 4th century) was one of the principle founders of the Yogacara school, and [...]
"When we hug, our hearts connect and we know that we are not separate beings."
When we're busy at work, it's easy to quickly scarf down a meal at your desk or skip a healthy lunch altogether. But what does this kind of eating do to our souls and the environment? In his short book How To Eat, Buddhist spiritualShow More Summary
In our daily lives, many of us are disconnected from ourselves and our surroundings. As Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh writes in the book How to Sit, “our body is in one place, our breath is ignored, and our mind is wandering.” However, when we […]
Thich Nhat Hanh's Plum Village sangha has announced that their beloved teacher has returned home: read more
Thich Nhat Hanh. Photo by Velcrow Ripper.A new statement from the Monks and Nuns of Plum Village, the community of Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh (who has been recovering from a recent stroke), brings good news in the form of a health update. Show More Summary
Only when we recognize our connectedness to the earth, says Thich Nhat Hanh, can real change begin. The post Wake Up to the Revolution appeared first on Lion's Roar.
"Mindfulness is not something that is only done in the meditation hall, it is also done in the kitchen, in the garden when we're on the telephone, when we are driving a car, when we are doing the dishes." -- Thich Nhat Hanh Mindfulness,...Show More Summary
"To love without knowing how to love wounds the person we love."
The practice of mindful walking, says Thich Nhat Hanh, is a profound and pleasurable way to deepen our connection with our body and the earth. The post Thich Nhat Hanh on Walking Meditation appeared first on Lion's Roar.
There's mutual appreciation between Birdman's director and Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. The post “Birdman” director gets congrats and thank-you from Thich Nhat Hanh appeared first on Lion's Roar.
(AP Photo/Edward Kitch) The kind of mindfulness exemplified by Vietnamese Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, shown here at a 1966 news conference with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., could transform movements for racial and social justice. The American civil rights leader and the Buddhist master came together to call for a halt to the U.S. Show More Summary
"Thay is steadily recovering his strength and rebuilding his muscles day by day. We have been struck by Thay’s great determination, motivation, courage and concentration as he sets his own program to train himself to learn anew how to...Show More Summary