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Listeners’ Questions: Responding from the Heart (Episode #51)
Welcome to episode 51 of The Way Out Is In: The Zen Art of Living, a podcast series mirroring Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s deep teachings of Buddhist philosophy: a simple yet profound methodology for dealing with our suffering, and for creating more happiness and joy in our lives....
Heilung der Vergangenheit in der Gegenwartent
Im Plum Village ist es eine unserer Praktiken, die 3 Zeiten zu betrachten, die Vergangenheit, die Gegenwart und die Zukunft. Die 3 Zeiten sind verbunden, sie brauchen einander. Mit diesem Wissen haben wir an diesem Wochenende die Chance zu erkunden, wie wir in diesen 3 Zeiten reisen, und Wege...
Healing The Past in the Present
Dear Friends, you are invited to join our mindfulness retreat, whether you are a beginner or an experienced practitioner. In Plum Village, one of our practice is to consolidate the three times, the past, the present, and the future. The three times inter-are, they need each other. Knowing this,...
Ouverture à Harvard du centre Thich Nhat Hanh
Des scientifiques et des moines du Village des Pruniers du monde entier se sont réunis le mercredi 26 avril pour inaugurer le Centre Thich Nhat Hanh pour la pleine conscience et la santé publique à l’université de Harvard. Le Centre Thich Nhat Hanh, financé par un don anonyme et...
Méditation, Marche et Bien-Être – Retraites d’une semaine durant le mois de juillet
La Sangha vous invite à trois retraites d’une semaine centrées sur les pratiques du Village des Pruniers dans un cadre verdoyant en Île de France. Notre vie quotidienne est trop trépidante et très stressante. Nous avons besoin de retrouver notre calme et notre paix intérieure par une méditation adaptée...
Trouver son véritable foyer – Retraite pour jeunes vietnamiens ou asiatiques
Qui suis-je vraiment ? Quelle est ma véritable place ? Comment puis-je être à l'aise avec les différences entre les cultures et les générations qui sont omniprésentes dans ma vie ? Comment faire ressortir le meilleur de mes divers héritages ?
Be Beautiful, Be Yourself (Episode #50)
Welcome to episode 50 of The Way Out Is In: The Zen Art of Living, a podcast series mirroring Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s deep teachings of Buddhist philosophy: a simple yet profound methodology for dealing with our suffering, and for creating more happiness and joy in our lives....
Coming Home to the Mother Earth
We recently offered our second Coming Home to Mother Earth retreat at the Upper Hamlet.
Thich Nhat Hanh Center for Mindfulness in Public Health opened in Harvard
Scientists and Plum Village monastics from around the world gathered on Wednesday 26 April to launch the Thich Nhat Hanh Center for Mindfulness in Public Health in Harvard University.
Please walk mindfully for our planet
Thich Nhat Hanh has taught that in order to really care for Mother Earth, we should learn to fall in love with her. One very practical way we cannot connect intimately with our planet is through walking meditation. We invite you to take time for some mindful steps this...
“Savor Life” – Cooking Retreat
For this one-week retreat, the New Hamlet meditation hall will become a food haven and the sisters will reveal their secrets of cooking vegan food with joy, ease, and love.
Healing the Healers
Dr. Elli Weisbaum shares her experiences in bringing Plum Village mindfulness teachings and practices into healthcare settings.
A True Bodhisattva
To celebrate Sister Chan Khong's (Sister True Emptiness) continuation day on April 9, we share here glimpses of this remarkable nun through the eyes of Thich Nhat Hanh, Sister Chan Duc, and Sister Dinh Nghiem.
How Equanimity Powers Love
True equanimity, says Kaira Jewel Lingo, is not in any way detached or uncaring—it’s inclusive, and loving, and the foundation for spiritual courage. There is a power that can help us meet the intense challenges of all that we face—Covid-19, climate chaos, racism, economic and political breakdown. That power...
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Thich Nhat Hanh in Hospital
For Immediate Release Global Buddhist Leader in Hospital Plum Village, France, November 12, 2014 – Thich Nhat Hanh, the world’s most famous Zen master, has been hospitalized in Bordeaux, France. With a deep mindful breath we announce that on Tuesday 11th of November 2014, Thay, Zen Master Thich Nhat...
Froglessness – poem by Thich Nhat Hanh
The first fruition of the practice is the attainment of froglessness.
Thich Nhat Hanh Returns Home
Thay has made the journey from Thailand to Vietnam and has expressed a clear wish to live out his days at the Root Temple in Hue, Vietnam.
Tributes to Thich Nhat Hanh
We have been receiving an outpouring of love from the global community, offering tributes to our teacher. We offer a selection of tributes from notable figures below. In his peaceful opposition to the Vietnam war, his support for Martin Luther King and most of all his dedication to sharing...
Thich Nhat Hanh flies to Thailand
As Plum Village enters the fourth week of our three month Winter Retreat, the days are getting shorter, the air fresher, and the energy of peace, stability, harmony, and togetherness deepening day by day. Elder Dharma Teachers have been offering inspiring talks, exploring the Noble Eightfold Path on the...
Meditating on a Hillside with Thich Nhat Hanh
By Dianna Bonny “Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the whole earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future.” Thich Nhat Hanh I am excited to share how the simple act of saying yes landed me on a hillside,...
Interrelationship – poem by Thich Nhat Hanh
A poem by Thich Nhat Hanh
A Day of Mindfulness With Thich Nhat Hanh
By Barbara Chai Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh led a “Day of Mindfulness” at the Blue Cliff Monastery in Pine Bush, New York, Sunday, drawing 1500 practitioners from the tri-state area. Thich Nhat Hanh, also known as “Thay” (“master” or “teacher”), is one of the most influential spiritual leaders...
Stories of Thich Nhat Hanh’s teacher
Plum Village celebrated the Memorial day of our Grandfather teacher (Thich Nhat Hanh's teacher) Master Thanh Quý- Chân Thật, on March 22nd this year, and these are some of the memories of him that were recalled this year.
Global outpouring of love and gratitude for Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh
Plum Village Press Release World leaders, citizens from all continents, and the Vietnamese government pay tribute ahead of the Zen master’s cremation this weekend THÉNAC, France, January 27, 2022–Widely known as the father of mindfulness and beloved by millions of students and followers worldwide, Thich Nhat Hanh has received a...
Thich Nhat Hanh arrives in Thailand
The Thai Plum Village Sangha is delighted that our beloved teacher was strong enough to travel to Thailand from France a week ago, arriving in the early morning on Saturday, December 10.
Thich Nhat Hanh, 11.10.1926–22.01.2022
Dear Beloved Community, with a deep mindful breath, we announce the passing of our beloved teacher, Thay Nhat Hanh, on January 22, 2022 at Từ Hiếu Temple in Huế, Vietnam, at the age of 95. Thay has been the most extraordinary teacher...
Thich Nhat Hanh turns 93
Dear Beloved Community, We are very happy to share that today Thay has been celebrating his 93rd birthday at Từ Hiếu Temple in Huế, Vietnam, his “Root Temple” where he first entered the monkhood aged sixteen. Over the last few days, Thay’s monastic students from across Vietnam have been...