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Update on Thay

Plum Village posted an update on Thich Nhat Hanh back in December. He is in Vietnam,  at Từ Hiếu Root Temple now for two months. Read the update In celebration of our teacher’s return to Tu Hieu Temple, Vietnam, where he practiced as a novice monk, Plum Village is offering a series of stories Thay has told of his …

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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 to reach a common understanding, experiencing everyone’s point of view fully, equally and nonjudgmentally. The …

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“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 and have it shown by sanghas all around the world…??

Thich Nhat Hanh and Martin Luther King 1 June 1966

All Life is Interrelated

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 one directly, affects all indirectly. We are made to live together because of the interrelated structure …

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doing nothing

NPR – “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

Love

“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