Nobel Peace Prize nominee, internationally renowned Zen master and bestselling author Thich Nhat Hanh shares his mindful techniques in mastering the art of living.
Thich Nhat Hanh is a Vietnamese Buddhist Zen Master, poet, scholar and peace activist. During the Vietnam War, his work for peace and reconciliation moved Martin Luther King Jr to nominate him for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967. He founded the Van Hanh Buddhist University in Saigon and the School of Youth for Social Service. He was exiled as a result of his work for peace but continued his activism, rescuing boat people and helping to resettle Vietnamese refugees. He has written many, very popular books, which have sold millions of copies around the world. He now lives in France where he founded the Buddhist community and meditation centre, Plum Village.
Thich Nhat Hanh is a holy man, for he is humble and devout...a
scholar of immense intellectual capacity. -- Martin Luther King
The father of mindfulness. * Irish Times *
[He] shows us the connection between personal, inner peace and peace on earth. -- His Holiness the Dalai Lama