Update: We are offering online retreats while Plum Village France remains closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Upcoming Online Retreats

While our monasteries are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, we are offering online retreats so that you can immerse yourself in Plum Village mindfulness practice from your own home.

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Recite the 14 Mindfulness Trainings in English, Vietnamese, at Plum Village Thailand

Join the monastic Sangha at Plum Village Thailand to recite the 14 Mindfulness Trainings of the Order of Inter-being. Please click on the link five minutes before the session starts at 4:45 AM (Tuesdays local Thai time, GMT+7). Please note, there is no requirement to have received these trainings in order to join this session.

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Cultivating Kindness, Building Community

What does it feel like to receive kindness, from a loved one or even a stranger? What does it mean to have kindness in our own heart, and to be a true friend to ourselves and others? How can we cultivate these qualities, to help build a kind community…

Br Pháp Hữu

May 2, 2021

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The Art of Letting Go

How do we let go? Why can the process of letting to be so painful? With reference to his own experiences with his family as well as Peter Pan and Groundhog Day, Brother Ngộ Không guides us in using the 5 Remeberances to find freedom. The meditation he mentions…

Br Ngo Khong

April 12, 2021

The Birds are Still Singing

As we come in touch with the newly blooming flowers and the rising bird-song of Spring, Sr. Từ Nghiêm guides us in inquiring: how may we offer Spring cleaning and renewal to our body, and to our mind? In this warm and image-rich talk, our elder sister shares practical…

Sr Từ Nghiêm

March 7, 2021

“A la Carte” Dharma Talk

A talk from 7 March based on questions that people have sent in. Offered for Mountain Spring Monastery in Australia and the Compassionate Ocean Sangha: www.mountainspringmonastery.org, www.compassionateoceansangha.org. You can support this podcast at https://dana.plumvillage.org/

Br Pháp Hải

March 7, 2021

Experiencing The Ordinary As Extraordinary

In this Dharma talk offered on 17th January 2021, Sister Boi Nghiem (Sister True Pearl) teases apart the light and shadow constructs of ‘normality’. By looking deeply at the Vietnamese words, bình thường (normal), we can see the light elements of bình as peace (bình an), calm (bình tĩnh)…

Sr Boi Nghiem

January 17, 2021

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What is Mindfulness

Thich Nhat Hanh January 15, 2020

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