poems of the past 40 years, w/commentaries, illus
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On Call Me by My True Names, Zen Master, poet, & peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh offers us the gift of enlightened words. Reading from his treasury of poems before a live audience, this modern Bodhisattva weaves art, commentary, & Buddhist mindfulness training into an evening of soulfulness & truth. Includes the poems: For Warmth, Night of Prayer, Message, & songs by Sister Chan Khong. Recorded at Grace Cathedral in San FranciscoAbout the Author:
Thich Nhat Hanh is an expatriate Vietnamese Buddhist monk, as well as a teacher, author, poet, and peace activist. Martin Luther King, Jr. nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967 for his efforts to reconcile North and South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Hanh was part of a movement called "engaged Buddhism", which combines traditional practices with nonviolent civil disobedience, and he was exiled by both the Communist and non-Communist governments. He is a respected writer and scholar, and founded a retreat in France called Plum Village. Hanh has written several books, including The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: An Introduction to Buddhism, Peace Is Every Step, and Living Buddha, Living Christ.
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Book Description Parallax Pr, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110938077619
Book Description Parallax Pr, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-171-91-6563906