The Monks and Me

The Monks and Me

How 40 Days at Thich Nhat Hanh's French Monastery Guided Me Home

Book - 2012
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With the death of her father, Paterson felt as if she had lost her home. Her response was to embark on a pilgrimage to Plum Village, the retreat of Nobel Prize-nominated Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh. This chronicle of her 40-day sojourn offers readers the 40 Buddhist precepts that she learned. The primary theme is the necessity of discovering how to "take refuge" or find a permanent home within ourselves-- without taking oneself too seriously.
Publisher: Charlottesville, VA : Hampton Roads ; [Newburyport, MA] : Distributed by Red Wheel/Weiser, c2012
ISBN: 9781571746856
1571746854
Characteristics: xvii, 234 p. ; 22 cm

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