True Love: A Practice for Awakening the Heart

Category: Book
By (author): Hanh, Thich Nhat
Subject:  RELIGION / Buddhism / General (see also PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist)
  RELIGION / Buddhism / Rituals & Practice
  RELIGION / Buddhism / Zen (see also PHILOSOPHY / Zen)
Publisher: Shambhala
Published: September 2006
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 120
Size: 6.76in x 4.16in x 0.35in
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From The Publisher*In this little treasure, Thich Nhat Hanh, the renowned Zen monk, offers timeless insight into the nature of real love. With simplicity, warmth, and directness, he explores the four key aspects of love as described in the Buddhist tradition: lovingkindness, compassion, joy, and freedom-explaining how to experience them in our day-to-day lives. He also emphasizes that in order to love in a real way, we must first learn how to be fully present in our lives, and he offers simple techniques from the Buddhist tradition that anyone can use to establish the conditions of love.

Thich Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk, is an internationally known author, poet, scholar, and peace activist who was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King Jr.
From The Publisher*The renowned Zen monk and bestselling author explains what real love is and how it can be experienced in daily life.
Review Quote*"A simplicity and directness that brings true love within reach."-Dragonfly Review
Biographical NoteA Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh is an internationally known author, poet, scholar, and peace activist, and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King Jr. He is the author of numerous books, including the best-selling Living Buddha, Living Christ; Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames; Peace Is Every Step; and The Miracle of Mindfulness. He has founded monastic communities in France, Vermont, and California and teaches actively around the world.