Be Free Where You Are (Paperback)

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"Freedom is not given to us by anyone; we have to cultivate it ourselves." —Thich Nhat Hanh

This compendium of the core teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh, based on a talk given at a prison, shows how mindfulness practice can cultivate freedom no matter where you are.

About the Author


THICH NHAT HANH is one of the most revered and influential spiritual teachers in the world today. Born in Vietnam in 1926, he became a Zen Buddhist monk at the age of sixteen. Over seven decades of teaching, he has published more than 100 books, which have sold more than five million copies in the United States alone. Exiled from Vietnam in 1966 for promoting peace, his teachings on Buddhism as a path to social and political transformation are responsible for bringing mindfulness to the West. In 1982 he established the international Plum Village Community of Engaged Buddhism in France, now the largest Buddhist monastery in Europe. He lives in Hue in Central Vietnam.

Foreword by Sister Chan Khong.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781888375237
ISBN-10: 188837523X
Publisher: Parallax Press
Publication Date: May 1st, 2002
Pages: 76
Language: English