Thich Nhat Hanh teaches us how to relax the bonds of anger, attachment and delusion through mindfulness and kindness toward ourselves. The post Loosening the Knots of Anger Through Mindfulness Practice appeared first on Lion's Roar.
To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don't need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. -- Thich Nhat Hanh Do you feel burnt out from trying to be perfect, multitask and accomplish more things than humanly possible in a day? The perfectionist in you wants to do it all, but your body and mind are telling you they are exhausted. Show More Summary
Guatama Buddha, the historic sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded, is said to have reached enlightenment while meditating under a Bodhi tree. Centuries later, prominent Buddhist leader Thich Nhat Hanh said that the next "Buddha"...Show More Summary
“In my life I’ve been so touched by the teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh," said Benedict Cumberbatch. The post Benedict Cumberbatch to narrate Thich Nhat Hanh documentary appeared first on Lion's Roar.
I have always appreciated the simple and mindful approach to living that Thich Nhat Hanh has encouraged us to follow. His work has influenced me to proclaim one of my deepest beliefs and statements about employee engagement: There is no way to engagement, engagement is the way. I randomly opened his book, The Art of Communicating and […]
Thich Nhat Hanh explains that sangha is more than a community, it’s a deep spiritual practice. The post The Practice of Sangha appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Meditation can help us embrace our worries, our fear, our anger; and that is very healing. We let our own natural capacity of healing do the work. -- Thich Nhat Hanh Whether you are looking for more peace or less stress in your life, meditation could be exactly what you need. Show More Summary
Hugging meditation, made famous by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, is rooted in the belief that a good hug can have transformative effects. Learn how. The post Hugging Meditation: Deepen Your Practice with a Mindful Embrace appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Figueres is the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The post Christiana Figueres cites Thich Nhat Hanh’s influence in Paris climate talks appeared first on Lion's Roar.
DAVOS, SWITZERLAND -- One of the guiding forces behind the scenes of the Paris climate agreement is an 89-year-old Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk. Christiana Figueres, who led the climate talks, has credited Thich Nhat Hanh with having...Show More Summary
A bodhisattva is someone who has compassion within himself or herself and who is able to make another person smile or help someone suffer less. Every one of us is capable of this. — Thich Nhat Hanh This is the bodhisattva that will be discussed here. Show More Summary
Via PlumVillage.orgThe latest chapter in the story of Thich Nhat Hanh‘s recovery from a stroke and coma finds the Zen master returning to his Plum Village community of France. A just-issued message from the monks and nuns of Plum Village...Show More Summary
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Thich Nhat Hanh. Photo by Velcrow Ripper.A new health update for Thich Nhat Hanh has been issued by the monks and nuns of his Plum Village community. The message indicates that Nhat Hanh, who has been in the Bay Area receiving care after...Show More Summary
"If you love someone, the greatest gift you can give them is your presence." -- Thich Nhat Hanh The holidays are coming, and many of us are working frantically to make all the necessary preparations. We're working on decorations, accommodations for guests, and finding the ideal gifts for loved ones. Show More Summary
When we think about happiness and success, many of us turn our attention to some distant horizon where our hopes and aspirations lie. But according to Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh, true happiness begins with mindfulness and mindfulness begins in the present moment. Show More Summary
"Life is available only in the present moment." -- Thich Nhat Hanh The holiday season is upon us and most of us are looking forward to enjoying the festivities, and spending quality time with loved ones. This is a time for sharing peace, love, and happiness. Show More Summary
Look inside the comic book celebrating nonviolent heroes Thich Nhat Hanh, Alfred Hassler, and Sister Chan Khong. The post 3 Heroes, 5 Powers appeared first on Lion's Roar.
It’s our honor to dedicate the January 2016 issue of the Shambhala Sun to one of the great Buddhist teachers of our time, Thich Nhat Hanh. The post Inside the January 2016 Shambhala Sun magazine appeared first on Lion's Roar.
“Man is not the enemy”, Thich Nhat Hanh (Thay has) often reminded us. “Our enemy is hatred, anger, ignorance and fear.” The roots of terrorism are not to be found...