Books

A Handful of Quiet

Happiness in Four Pebbles

A Handful of Quiet presents one of the best known and most innovative meditation practices developed by Thich Nhat Hanh…

Anger

Wisdom for Cooling the Flames

It was under the bodhi tree in India twenty-five centuries ago that Buddha achieved the insight that three states of mind were the source of all...

Answers From The Heart

PRACTICAL RESPONSES TO LIFE'S BURNING QUESTIONS

We all share the experience of carrying with us the one question that has always seemingly stood in the way…

The Art of Living

Peace and Freedom in the Here and Now

In troubled times, there is an urgency to understand ourselves and our world. We have so many questions, and they…

The Art of Power

“Power is good for one thing only: to increase our happiness and the happiness of others. Being peaceful and happy…

At Home in the World

Stories and Essential Teachings from a Monk's Life

This collection of autobiographical and teaching stories from peace activist and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is thought provoking, inspiring,…

Awakening of the Heart

ESSENTIAL BUDDHIST SUTRAS AND COMMENTARIES

Awakening of the Heart is a comprehensive, single volume collection of the Buddha’s key sutras, translated with contemporary commentary by Zen…

Basket of Plums Songbook

This songbook shares the songs of Plum Village, Thich Nhat Hanh’s Community of Mindful Living in France. With traditional hymns…

Be Free Where You Are

Foreword by Sister Chan Khong

Freedom is not given to us by anyone; we have to cultivate it ourselves. – Thich Nhat Hanh This compendium…

Being Peace

Since its publication in 1987, “Being Peace” has become a classic of contemporary religious literature. In his simple and readable…

Bells of Mindfulness

The Bells of Mindfulness is part of the Parallax Press Moments series of short ebooks. Thich Nhat Hanh presents a…

Beyond the Self

Teachings on the Middle Way

One of the Buddha’s most central ideas is the importance of transcending “either/or” thinking to avoid the trap of extremist…

The Blooming of a Lotus

Guided Meditations for Achieving the Miracle of Mindfulness

One of the world’s great meditation teachers offers thirty-four guided exercises that will bring both beginning and experienced practitioners into…

Breathe, You Are Alive

THE SUTRA ON THE FULL AWARENESS OF BREATHING

According to the Buddha’s teaching in the Anapanasati Sutra, maintaining awareness of our breathing is a means of awakening to…

Breathe: A Thich Nhat Hanh Journal

A lovingly and artistically designed journal,Breathe features excerpts from Thich Nhat Hanh’s best-loved breathing meditations, prayers, and poems. They are…

Buddha Mind, Buddha Body

Walking Toward Enlightenment

Thich Nhat Hanh explores the connection between psychology, neuroscience, and meditation. He discuss the importance of creativity and visualization in…

Call Me By My True Names

THE COLLECTED POEMS

“The clear, still mind of this meditation teacher gives rise to piercing images time and time again. Nhat Hanh seems…

Calm Ease Smile Breathe

Artist Logan Payne has created a portable altar in a new and imaginative way by combining her unique vision with…

Calming the Fearful Mind

A ZEN RESPONSE TO TERRORISM

In a time of terrorism and uncertainty, how can any of us feel truly safe? Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh…

Chanting From The Heart

Buddhist Ceremonies and Daily Practices

This Plum Village Chanting and Recitation Book is a most valuable resource for anyone interested in liturgy and everyone who…

Clouds in a Teacup

A Mindful Journey and Coloring Book

As soon as you open the cover of Clouds in a Teacup, you step into a contemplative journey of your…

Creating True Peace

Ending Violence in Yourself, Your Family, Your Community, and the World

Creating True Peace is both a profound work of spiritual guidance and a practical blueprint for peaceful inner change and global…

Cultivating the Mind of Love

In Cultivating the Mind of Love, Thich Nhat Hanh shares a most unusual Dharma teaching: the story of his first…

The Diamond That Cuts Through Illusion

The Diamond Sutra, a mainstay of the Mahayana tradition, has fascinated Buddhists for centuries because of its insights into dualism…

The Dragon Prince

Stories and Legends From Vietnam

The Dragon Prince is a collection of 15 stories and legends from Vietnam retold by Zen master poet and peace…

A Pebble for Your Pocket

Mindful Stories for Children and Grown-ups

Drawn from Thich Nhat Hanh’s Dharma talks given to young people, A Pebble for Your Pocket presents the basic teachings…

The Energy of Prayer

How to Deepen Your Spiritual Practice

In The Energy of Prayer Thich Nhat Hanh looks at the applications and effectiveness of prayer in Buddhist and other…

Fear

Essential Wisdom For Getting Through The Storm

“Written in words so intimate, calm, kind, and immediate, this extraordinary book feels like a message from our very own…

Fidelity

How to create a loving relationship that lasts

What does healthy intimacy look like? How we do we keep the energy and passion alive in long-term relationships? What…

Finding Our True Home

Living in The Pure Land Here and Now

Finding Our True Home presents a new definitive translation of the Amitabha Sutra along with Thich Nhat Hanh’s first commentary…

For a Future to Be Possible

Buddhist Ethics for Everyday Life

The Five Mindfulness Trainings — to not kill, steal, commit adultery, lie, or take intoxicants — are the basic statement…

Fragrant Palm Leaves

Journals 1962-1966

Best known for his Buddhist teachings, Thich Nhat Hanh has lived in exile from his native Vietnam since 1966. These…

Freedom Wherever We Go

A Buddhist Monastic Code for the Twenty-first Century

In Freedom Wherever We Go, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh takes the centuries –old Buddhist monastic code, the Pratimoksha,and updates…

Friends On The Path

Living Spiritual Communities

Friends on the Path is an anthology that includes contributions from experienced Dharma teachers and Sangha leaders around the world;…

Going Home

Jesus and Buddha As Brothers

Exiled from Vietnam over thirty years ago, Thich Nhat Hanh has become known as a healer of the heart, a…

Good Citizens

Creating Enlightened Society

In Good Citizens, Thich Nhat Hanh lays out the foundation for an international solidarity movement based on a shared sense of…

Happiness

Essential Mindfulness Practices

Thich Nhat Hanh’s central teaching is that, through mindfulness, we can learn to live in the present moment instead of…

Happy Teachers Change the World

A Guide for Cultivating Mindfulness in Education

Happy Teachers Change the World is the first official, authoritative manual of the Thich Nhat Hanh/Plum Village approach to mindfulness…

The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching

Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation

“If there is a candidate for ‘Living Buddha’ on earth today, it is Thich Nhat Hanh.” – Richard Baker-roshi In…

The Heart of Understanding

Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra

In The Heart of Understanding, Thich Nhat Hanh offers a lucid and engaging interpretation of this co

Hermit and the Well

The Hermit and the Well is a story from the time the author was a young boy in Vietnam. When…

Hermitage Among The Clouds

An Historical Novel of Fourteenth Century Vietnam

Hermitage Among the Clouds tells the story of the fourteenth century Princess Amazing Jewel, the daughter of one of Vietnam’s…

How to Eat (Mindful Essentials)

How to Eat is part of the Mindfulness Essentials Series by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, illuminating the basics of mindfulness…

How to Live

Boxed Set of the Mindfulness Essentials Series

The five bestselling handbooks of Thich Nhat Hanh’s Mindfulness Essentials Series, How to Sit, How to Eat, How to Walk,…

How to Love (Mindful Essentials)

How to Love is the third title in Parallax’s Mindfulness Essentials Series of how-to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh,…

How to Relax (Mindfulness Essentials)

How to Relax is part of The Mindfulness Essentials series of how-to titles by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, introducing beginners…

How to Sit

The first book in the Mindfulness Essentials Series by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, How to Sit offers clear, simple directions and…

How to Walk (Mindful Essentials)

How to Walk is the fourth title in Parallax’s popular Mindfulness Essentials Series of how-to titles by Zen Master Thich…

I Have Arrived, I Am Home

Celebrating 20 Years of Plum Village Life

Moving personal histories celebrate 20 years of Plum Village’s bountiful harvest of wisdom and joy in this oversized tea table…

A Lifetime of Peace

Essential Writings by and about Thich Nhat Hanh

A Lifetime of Peace follows the successful model established by A Lifetime of Wisdom: Essential Writings by and about the…

Inside the Now

Meditations on Time

This beautifully designed book will be cherished for generations. Written in the summer of 2013, Inside the Now contains the most recent,…

Joy of Full Consciousness

In 1999 two French journalists spent time with Buddhist Zen master and Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh at Plum Village,…

Joyfully Together

The Art of Building A Harmonious Community

Joyfully Together contains a wealth of ideas, thoughts, and practical suggestions on how to live happily with other people. The…

Keeping the Peace

Mindfulness and Public Service

Keeping the Peacespeaks to all of us who work in difficult, people-oriented jobs and shows us how to turn environments…

Living Buddha, Living Christ

When you are a truly happy Christian, you are also a Buddhist. And vice versa.” — Thich Nhat Hanh Buddha…

Living Without Stress or Fear

Essential Teachings on the True Source of Happiness

The Mindful Path to Freedom from the Emotions that Cause Suffering. A life without stress or fear may seem like…

The Long Road Turns To Joy

A Guide to Walking Meditation

One of the few books focused completely on mindful walking and walking meditation. This revised edition of the best-selling title…

Looking Deeply

In Looking Deeply, recorded during meditation retreats in North America in 1987, the author delivers in his own words the…

Love in Action

Writings on Nonviolent Social Change

Love in Action is a collection of over two decades of Thich Nhat Hanh’s writing on nonviolence, peace, and reconciliation. Reflecting…

Love Letter to The Earth

While many experts point to the enormous complexity in addressing issues ranging from the destruction of ecosystems to the loss…

Making Space

Creating a Home Meditation Practice

Find peace and calm amid the busyness of your life with this new book by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.…

Master Tang Hoi

First Zen Teacher in Vietnam and China

Master Tang Hoi presents an overview of the life, work and thought of Tang Hoi, the earliest known Buddhist meditation…

Mindful Movements

Ten Exercises For Well-Being

Over the years, Thich Nhat Hanh and his monastic community in Plum Village, have developed more and more ways to…

The Miracle of Mindfulness

An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation

In this beautiful and lucid guide, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh offers gentle anecdotes and practical exercise as a means…

Moments of Mindfulness

Daily Inspiration

This beautifully designed gift book contains many of the best-loved inspirational quotations and passages from Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh.…

My Master’s Robe

Memories Of A Novice Monk

Zen Master, poet and peace and human rights activist Thich Nhat Hanh was born in central Vietnam in 1926 and…

No Death, No Fear

Comforting Wisdom for Life

Our greatest fear is that when we die we will become nothing. We believe that we are born from nothing…

Nothing To Do, Nowhere To Go

Waking Up To Who You Are

The Zen school of Mahayana Buddhism contends that each one of us is already a Buddha — the enlightenment we…

The Novice

A Story of True Love

  Fans of Thich Nhat Hanh’s Peace is Every Step and Anger, and Deepak Chopra’s Buddha, will appreciate Hanh’s wisdom…

Old Path White Clouds

WALKING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE BUDDHA

Old Path White Clouds presents the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha. Drawn directly from 24 Pali, Sanskrit, and Chinese…

One Buddha is Not Enough

A Story of Collective Awakening

How do we learn to believe in ourselves and not just rely on our spiritual teachers? This question often directly…

Opening the Heart of the Cosmos

Insights on the Lotus Sutra

Stamped with his signature depth of vision, lucidity, and clarity, Thich Nhat Hanh’s insights based on the wisdom of the…

The Other Shore

A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries

This new translation of the Buddha’s most important, most studied teaching offers a radical new interpretation. In September, 2014 Thich…

Our Appointment with Life

Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone

This easily accessible translation and commentary by Thich Nhat Hanh on the Sutra on Knowing the Better Way To Live…

A Love Letter to the Planet

A Love Letter to the Planet is part of the Parallax Press Moments series of short ebooks. It is a…

Path of Compassion

Stories from the Buddha's Life

Path of Compassion is a collection of key stories from Thich Nhat Hanh’s classic Old Path White Clouds, a book celebrating its…

The Path of Emancipation

The Path of Emancipation transcribes Thich Nhat Hanh’s first twenty-one day retreat in North America in 1998, when more than…

Peace Begins Here

Palestinians and Israelis Listening to Each Other

In this highly anticipated Buddhist perspective on resolving conflict, Nobel Peace Prize nominee Thich Nhat Hanh demonstrates how a real…

Peace Is Every Breath

A Practice for Our Busy Lives

“Among Buddhist leaders influential in the West, Thich Nhat Hanh ranks second only to the Dalai Lama.” —New York Times…

Peace Is Every Step

The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life

In the rush of modern life, we tend to lose touch with the peace that is available in each moment.…

Peace of Mind

BECOMING FULLY PRESENT

We can’t heal with our minds alone. Thinking can be something productive and creative, but without integrating body and mind,…

Peaceful Action, Open Heart

Lessons from the Lotus Sutra

Peaceful Action, Open Heart shines 60 years of study and practice upon one of the crowning scriptures of the path of…

Planting Seeds

Practicing Mindfulness with Children

Planting Seeds: Practicing Mindfulness with Children is the fruit of decades of development and innovation in the Plum Village community’s…

Present Moment Wonderful Moment

Mindfulness Verses for Daily Living

Developed during a summer retreat in Plum Village, Thich Nhat Hanh’s meditation center in France, these poetic verses were collected…

The Raft is Not the Shore

Conversations Toward a Buddhist-Christian Awareness

A new dialogue between the radical Jesuit priest and the Vietnamese Zen master covers a wide range of topics relevant…

Reconciliation

Healing the Inner Child

Based on Dharma talks by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and insights from participants in retreats for healing the inner…

Sacred Places

A Mindful Journey and Coloring Book

In this second book in our Mindful Journey Coloring Book series, Thich Nhat Hanh’s wisdom is paired with black-and-white renderings…

Sea Libre Donde Este

This is the Spanish translation of Be Free Where You Are, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s compendium of core teachings.…

Silence

The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise

The Zen master and one of the world’s most beloved teachers returns with a concise, practical guide to understanding and…

Stepping Into Freedom

AN INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHIST MONASTIC TRAINING

Have you ever wished for a simpler life or an opportunity to transform the stresses of the busyness and complexity…

The Stone Boy and Other Stories

In The Stone Boy and Other Stories, Thich Nhat Hanh’s collection of short fiction, the well known Zen monk and peace…

Sun in My Belly

On an early morning on a cloudy day, Jenny and her friend Molly play ball in a meadow. Somehow they…

The Sun My Heart

Reflections on Mindfulness, Concentration, and Insight

The Sun My Heart is one of Thich Nhat Hanh’s most beloved books. It was written as a sequel to…

Taming the Tiger Within

Meditations on Transforming Difficult Emotions

Taming the Tiger Within is a handbook of meditations, analogies, and reflections that offer pragmatic techniques for diffusing anger, converting…

Teachings on Love

Weaving together traditional stories, personal experiences, and a deep understanding of the Buddha’s way of mindful living, Thich Nhat Hanh…

Thich Nhat Hanh

Essential Writings (Modern Spiritual Masters Series)

Zen master, poet, monk and peace advocate, Thich Nhat Hanh is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk who has lived in exile…

This Moment Is Full of Wonders

The Zen Calligraphy of Thich Nhat Hanh

World famous Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh has inspired millions of readers in the practice of mindful living. Never before,…

Thundering Silence

Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Catch a Snake

In Thundering Silence Thich Nhat Hanh presents the early teachings of the Buddha on not becoming so attached to his…

Together We Are One

Honoring Our Diversity, Celebrating Our Connection

Based on four retreats that Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh led specifically for people of color, this book is for…

Touching Peace

Practicing the Art of Mindful Living

In Touching Peace, Thich Nhat Hanh expands the teachings on practicing the art of mindful living begun in the best…

Touching the Earth

Guided Meditations for Mindfulness Practice

Though the original edition of Touching the Earth is deeply embraced by those already practicing mindfulness in the tradition of…

Transformation and Healing

Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness

The teachings contained in this The Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness are fundamental to the practice of mediation,…

True Love

A Practice for Awakening the Heart

In this little treasure, Thich Nhat Hanh, the renowned Zen monk, offers timeless insight into the nature of real love.…

Two Treasures

Buddhist Teaching on Awakening and True Happiness

This compact volume contains two sutras, The Sutra on the Eight Realizations of Great Beings and its complementary text, The…

Under the Rose Apple Tree

In this sequel to A Pebble for Your Pocket, Zen teacher and poet Thich Nhat Hanh looks deeply at the…

Understanding Our Mind

50 Verses on Buddhist Psychology

A finalist for the 2001 Nautilus Award, Understanding Our Mind, is Thich Nhat Hanh’s profound look at Buddhist psychology with…

Work

How to Find Joy and Meaning in Each Hour of the Day

In Thich Nhat Hanh’s latest teachings on applied Buddhism for both the work place and daily life, chapters include dealing…

The World We Have

A Buddhist Approach to Peace and Ecology

In this provocative book, noted Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh offers a dramatic vision of the future of a planet…

You Are Here

Discovering the Magic of the Present Moment

In this book Thich Nhat Hanh, the renowned Zen monk, author, and meditation master, distills the essence of Buddhist thought…

Your True Home

The Everyday Wisdom of Thich Nhat Hanh

Bringing the energy of true presence into our lives really does change things for the better—and all it takes is…

Zen Battles

Modern Commentary on the Teachings of Master Linji

One of the key tenets of the Zen school of Mahayana Buddhism is that each one of us is already…

Zen Keys

A Guide to Zen Practice

Thich Nhat Hanh brings his warmth and clarity to this unique explication of Zen Buddhism. Beginning with a discussion of…