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An update on Thich Nhat Hanh

There is a new article on the Plum Village web site about Thay’s 92nd Birthday.

“Walk With Me” film in Atlanta

The documentary film, Walk With Me, goes deep inside a Zen Buddhist monastic community. A Sangha member has requested a screening of this movie on Wednesday, December 06, 2017, at 7:30pm, at the Hollywood Stadium 24 @ North I-85, 3265 N.E. Expressway Access, Atlanta,

Guest Speaker Aug 27

Rebecca Bradley, Master Certified Coach and Consultant will present an experiential program, The Art and Practice of Interfaith Dialogue at our gathering from 3-5 pm on Sunday, August 27. Dialogue is a freely flowing group conversation in which participants attempt

New schedule – 3-5pm

Based on member feedback, we have modified our Sangha meeting schedule. Our new schedule is 1st and 3rd Saturday, 2nd and 4th Sunday, all days at 3pm to 5pm All meetings will be at Mindfulness Practice Center, 1748 Old Hickory St, Decatur (Map).

Guest Dharma Teacher, May 28

Dharma Teacher Chân Huy

This Sunday, May 28, 2017, we are honored that Senior Dharma Teacher Chân Huy will deliver a talk to our sangha. Chân Huy, B.Sc, MSc. and MBA, teaches the art of mindful living in the tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh

“Walk with Me” movie screened at SXSW

Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, WALK WITH ME is a cinematic journey into the world of mindfulness and the Zen Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh. Distribution is not yet arranged – perhaps we should start a campaign for “house showings” distribution

“Action must be inspired by a deep-rooted sense of love”

Huffington Post interviewed two monastics at Plum Village. The message? Acting out of a place of anger does not help. People who are passionate about taking action should learn from the nonviolent approach of Rev. Martin Luther King. When we

All Life is Interrelated

Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King 1 June 1966

Dr. King expresses the transcendent and the relational eloquently: “It really boils down to this: that all life is interrelated. We are all caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied together into a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects

NPR – “Nothing”

doing nothing

NPR held a contest for people to submit scripts for ads for something wonderful we can’t buy. Here’s the ad for “nothing” – a Buddha’s delight!


Thích Nhất Hạnh

“Through my love for you, I want to express my love for the whole cosmos, the whole of humanity, and all beings. By living with you, I want to learn to love everyone and all species. If I succeed in loving you, I will be able to love everyone and all species on Earth… This is the real message of love.”

― Thich Nhat Hanh, Teachings on Love