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n his acclaimed national bestseller, Living Buddha, Living Christ, renowned thinker and scholar Thich Nhat Hanh explored the deep connections between Christianity and Buddhism. Be Still and Know uses selections from his groundbreaking work to create a handbook of meditations and reflections that reawaken our understanding of both religions--and enrich our daily lives throu ...more
ebook, 96 pages
Published October 1st 1996 by Penguin Group (USA) (first published 1987)
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Magdy Shonoda
It was recommended to me by a wonderful Yoga teacher I met in a recent vacation.
Regardless of my current beliefs and ideas, I enjoyed the book. I have much respect for Thích Nhất Hạnh teachings and message.
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“Our true home is in the present moment. To live in the present moment is a miracle. The miracle is not to walk on water. The miracle is to walk on the green Earth in the present moment, to appreciate the peace and beauty that are available now. Peace is all aro
Finished this easy read on a flight from California to Texas. A great book on the similarities between Budda and Christ. On being present and mindful. Bottom line, be open to all ideas. I really liked this!
A helpful distillation of some of the key insights in its source, the incredible Living Buddha, Living Christ. A great way to refresh one's memory of the longer work or to whet one's appetite in anticipation of it....
I Know, I read the most random books...but this random one is very interesting, one I think I will like a lot...
Loved it, a very quick and light read. Wish it were a longer read.
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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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