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Freedom Whereever We Go: A Buddhist Monastic Code for the Twenty-first Century

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Freedom Wherever We Go takes the centuries-old Buddhist monastic guidelines of conduct (Pratimoksha) and updates them for the twenty-first century. "The Buddha," Thich Nhat Hanh says, "needs courageous disciples to make this revolutionary step." The Pratimoksha can be seen as the Buddhist equivalent to the rules of St. Benedict. Each rule has mindfulness as its foundation. ...more
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Published May 1st 2009 by Parallax Press (first published September 1st 2004)
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Hollis
I picked this up a while ago - not sure what I thought the first time round, but it was too specific to a monastery and not really applicable to 'daily life'
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I thought this book would be interesting for a lay person, but it wasn't.
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interesting code like judaic law
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Thích Nhất Hạnh is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist who now lives in southwest France where he was in exile for many years.

Born Nguyễn Xuân Bảo, Thích Nhất Hạnh joined a Zen (Vietnamese: Thiền) monastery at the age of 16, and studied Buddhism as a novitiate. Upon his ordination as a monk in 1949, he assumed the Dharma name Thích Nhất Hạnh. Thích is an honorary
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