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“Transcend from All Anxiety and Sorrow”

The Wonderful Buddhist Monk “Thich Nhat Hanh” said: During retreats, from time to time a Bell Master invites the bell to sound, Silently reciting this poem first: Body, speech, and mind in perfect oneness, I send my heart along with … Continue reading

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“Letting Go is Freedom”

Thich Nhat Hanh said: Letting go gives us freedom, And freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything – Anger, Anxiety, or Possessions We Cannot Be Free

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“Live Your Ideal of Peace”

Thich Nhat Hanh said: Do not live with a vocation that is harmful to human beings and nature. Do not invest in companies that deprive others of their chance to live. Select a vocation which helps realize your ideal of … Continue reading

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“Speak With Compassionate Understanding”

The Great Buddhist Monk… Thich Nhat Hanh said: We should speak constructively, in our speech we can try not to cause misunderstanding, hatred, or jealousy, rather to increase understanding and mutual acceptance.

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“Healing Society”

Thich Nhat Hanh said: I think that our society is a difficult place to live. If we are not careful, we can become uprooted, and once uprooted, we cannot help change society and make it more livable. Meditation is a … Continue reading

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“Be Mindful Making Tea”

Thich Nhat Hanh said: Prepare a pot of tea to serve a guest or to drink yourself. Do each movement slowly, in mindfulness. Do not let one detail of your movements go by without being mindful of it. Know that … Continue reading

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“Protect Life”

Thich Nhat Hanh said: Do not kill. Do not let others kill. Find whatever means possible to protect life and prevent war.  

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