Letter from the Editor
By Brother Pháp Lưu on
As students of Thầy, Zen Master Thích Nhất Hạnh, we have all gone through difficult moments since January 22, the day of our teacher’s transition. The joy of the Sangha—one of Thầy’s most beautiful living legacies—has held and nourished us.…
What Can I Say About My Beloved Teacher?
By Dr. Larry Ward on
This poem began in my heart the night before the second day of a conference, “Mindfulness and Psychotherapy: Cultivating Well-Being in the Present Moment” at the University of California Los Angeles campus on October 6, 2007. I had been invited…
Discourse on Taking Refuge in the Island of Oneself
from an upcoming new revision of Chanting from the Heart Chanting from the Heart is a collection of verses, chants, practices, and ceremonies, developed and used regularly by the monks, nuns, and laypeople at the monasteries and lay retreat centers…