Search - List of Books by Thich Nhat Hanh

Thích Nh?t H?nh () (born October 11, 1926) is a Buddhist monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist now based in France.

He joined a Zen (Vietnamese: Thi?n) monastery at the age of 16, studied Buddhism as a novice, and was fully ordained as a monk in 1949. The title Thích is used by all Vietnamese monks and nuns, meaning that they are part of the Shakya (Shakyamuni Buddha) clan. In the early 1960s, he founded the School of Youth for Social Services (SYSS) in Saigon. This grassroots relief organization rebuilt bombed villages, set up schools, established medical centers, and resettled families left homeless during the Vietnam War. He traveled to the U.S. to study at Princeton University, and later to lecture at Cornell University and Columbia University. His focus at the time, was to urge the U.S. government to withdraw from Vietnam. He urged Martin Luther King, Jr. to publicly oppose the Vietnam War; King nominated Hanh for the Nobel Peace Prize in January 1967. He created the (non-Zen) Order of Interbeing in 1966, establishing monastic and practice centers around the world. In 1973, the Vietnamese government denied Nhat Hanh permission to return to Vietnam and he went into exile in France. From 1976-1977 he led efforts to rescue Vietnamese boat people in the Gulf of Siam.

Nhat Hanh has become an important influence in the development of Western Buddhism. His teachings and practices aim to appeal to people from various religious, spiritual, and political backgrounds, intending to offer mindfulness practices for more Western sensibilities. As of 2007, he has been based at the Plum Village Monastery in the Dordogne region in the South of France, travelling internationally to give retreats and talks. He coined the term Engaged Buddhism in his book Vietnam: Lotus in a Sea of Fire. A long-term exile, he was given permission to make his first return trip to Vietnam in 2005 and has returned regularly since. He was awarded the Courage of Conscience award in 1991.

Nhat Hanh has published more than 100 books, including more than 40 in English. A journal for the Order of Interbeing, The Mindfulness Bell, is published quarterly which includes a Dharma talk by him. Nhat Hanh continues to be active in the peace movement, promoting non-violent solutions to conflict. He has also been featured in many films, including The Power of Forgiveness showcased at the Dawn Breakers International Film Festival.

Biography   more �

Approach   more �

Names Applied to Him   more �

Further Reading   more �

This author page uses material from the Wikipedia article "Thich Nhat Hanh", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Total Books: 617
A Way of Life Zen Monastics at Work and at Play
2017 - A Way of Life Zen Monastics at Work and at Play (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781941529768
ISBN-10: 1941529763
Genres: Arts & Photography, Religion & Spirituality
  ?

How to Fight
2017 - How to Fight (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781941529867
ISBN-10: 1941529860
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Parenting & Relationships, Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help
  ?

The Pocket Thich Nhat Hanh
2017 - The Pocket Thich Nhat Hanh (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781611804447
ISBN-10: 1611804442
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  ?

The Art of Living Peace and Freedom in the Here and Now
2017 - The Art of Living Peace and Freedom in the Here and Now (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780062434661
ISBN-10: 0062434667
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  ?

Happy Teachers Change the World A Guide for Integrating Mindfulness in Education
How to Live Boxed Set of the Mindfulness Essentials Series
2016 - How to Live Boxed Set of the Mindfulness Essentials Series (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781941529478
ISBN-10: 194152947X
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help
  ?

The Miracle of Mindfulness Gift Edition
At Home in the World Stories and Essential Teachings from a Monk's Life
Spiritual Ecology The Cry of the Earth
2016 - Spiritual Ecology the Cry of the Earth (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781941394144
ISBN-10: 1941394140
Genres: Reference, Religion & Spirituality, Science & Math
  ?

Silencio
2016 - Silencio [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788479539375
ISBN-10: 8479539372
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality
  ?

Sacred Places A Mindful Journey and Coloring Book
The Heart of Understanding A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with Commentaries
Silence The Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise
The Energy of Prayer How to Deepen Your Spiritual Practice
2015 - The Energy of Prayer How to Deepen Your Spiritual Practice (Audio CD)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781504642194
ISBN-10: 1504642198
  ?

Clouds in a Teacup A Mindful Journey and Coloring Book
Planting Seeds with Song Practicing Mindfulness with Children
Chanting Breath by Breath
2015 - Chanting Breath By Breath (Audio CD)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781511343916
ISBN-10: 1511343915
Genres: Arts & Photography, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality
  ?

Basket of Plums Songbook
2015 - Basket of Plums Songbook (Audio CD)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781511343930
ISBN-10: 1511343931
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help
  ?

How to Relax
2015 - How to Relax (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781941529089
ISBN-10: 1941529089
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help
  ?

Happiness Essential Mindfulness Practices
2015 - Happiness Essential Mindfulness Practices (Audio CD)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781504635967
ISBN-10: 1504635965
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  ?

This Moment Is Full of Wonders The Zen Calligraphy of Thich Nhat Hanh
2015 - A Arte De Sentar [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Hardcover)
2015 - A Arte De Amar [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Hardcover)
2015 - Un Canto De Amor a La Tierra [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2015 - How to Walk [Mindful Essentials] (Paperback)
2014 - Il N'y a Ni Mort Ni Peur [French Edition] (Paperback)
2013 - Eres Un Regalo Para El Mundo [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2012 - Saborear [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2010 - Toucher La VIe [Aventure Secrete - French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2010 - Recibe Un Fuerte Abrazo [Coleccion Libros Singulares - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2010 - Nosso Encontro Com a VIda [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
2009 - Be Free Where You Are [EasyRead Large Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2009 - Cultivating the Mind of Love [EasyRead Large Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2009 - Calming the Fearful Mind [EasyRead Large Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2009 - The Energy of Prayer Gift Box [Book & Cards] (Hardcover)
2008 - Present Moment Wonderful Moment [EasyRead Large Bold Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2008 - El Corazon Del Cosmos/ Opening the Heart of the Cosmos [Biblioteca - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2007 - El Poder De La Plegaria [El Viaje Interior/ the Interior Voyage - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - El Milagro Del Mindfulness [El Viaje Interior/ the Interior Voyage - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Rger (Paperback)Hardcover
2007 - Living Buddha Living Christ [10th Anniversary Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
 
Vietnam Poems [Unicorn keepsake series] (Hardcover)
Song of No Coming No Going [Touching Life Transcripts] (Paperback)
Helping the Baby Buddha to Be Born [Touching Life Transcripts] (Paperback)
Las Claves Del Zen [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
A Arte De Comer [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Hardcover)
Caminhos Para a Paz Interior [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)