[Ebook] ➯ At Home in the World ➮ Thich Nhat Hanh – Fastfood-point-of-sale-2018.info
Beautiful book that was very readable Brought me peace with each page. I realize I probably won t ever have the patience and discipline to be mindful all the time, every day Having said that, I can hear a small voice saying Yes, but you can be a little mindful each tomorrow than you were each yesterday I practice gratitu This Collection Of Autobiographical And Teaching Stories From Peace Activist And Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Is Thought Provoking, Inspiring, And Enjoyable To Read Collected Here For The First Time, These Stories Span The Author S Life There Are Stories From Thich Nhat Hanh S Childhood And The Traditions Of Rural Vietnam There Are Stories From His Years As A Teenaged Novice, As A Young Teacher And Writer In War Torn Vietnam, And Of His Travels Around The World To Teach Mindfulness, Make Pilgrimages To Sacred Sites, And Influence World Leaders The Tradition Of Zen Teaching Stories Goes Back At Least To The Time Of The Buddha Like The Buddha, Thich Nhat Hanh Uses Story Telling To Engage People S Interest So He Can Share Important Teachings, Insights, And Life Lessons From The Hardcover Edition. As I write this review, I am living in the moment I breathe in as I write this sentence, and I breathe out as I write the next If you seek to be in touch with yourself and the world around you, Thich Nhat Hanh can show you how to walk the path. I received an ARC copy from netgalley for an honest review.Thich Nhat Hahn has chosen stories from his life to help continue teaching his readers Filled with Buddhist philosophy and his own wisdom these stories are inspiring and even thought provoking There was one story and though I understood what Thich was saying I disagreed with it That is really the only thing that I did not like in th Just reading Thich Nhat Hanh s words makes me feel peaceful This is a collection of short pieces about mindfulness in your daily life He tells some of his story here and uses his story to teach lessons I had no idea he was in his 80s, what an amazing life he has lived Very easy to digest and good for the soul Buddha is not the name of a particular person buddha is just a common name to designate anyone who has a high degree of peace and who has a high degree of understanding and compassion All of us are capable of being called by this name The veteran slowly took in these words He devoted his life to helping children and in the process became healed by his work The present moment contains the past, and if There is no way home home is the way. Hanh writes dozens of short stories about his life and his experiences and how he used meditation in all of its various forms to bring clarity and understanding to otherwise challenging and even dangerous experiences I enjoyed learning about his perspective, I enjoyed seeing how something as simple as meditation and an awareness of what I am going through could be beneficial for changing how I view a given situation I really like that understanding Hanh s perspective has changed how I view things in my life sometimes I find myself walking down the street being aware of my breathing and how I am walking, something I never would have done before When I do that I find I m less frustrated with the craziness of the city and am not as bothered by the honking of cabs and trucks and the occasional screaming pedestrians It s amazing to me how something as simple, though not necessa This is a truly decolonial view of how all the world could live He speaks to everyone, and in his life he has tried to help those he encounters This particular book of his addresses his experiences with war in the Vietnam of his birth and training as well as his exile and finding home in the present moment I was particularly interested in how he interpreted his dreams for pedagogical purposes and his explanation of engaged Buddhism whose practitioners act in the face of ea I savoured this beautiful book over many moons trying to really allow the daily and at times, weekly, meditative reading to sink in Highly recommend.