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In Calming the Fearful Mind, Thich Nhat Hanh examines the roots of terrorism and fear, showing how both can be overcome through compassion and an open heart. Teaching that we will only be safe when we acknowledge our real enemies, ignorance and violence, Nhat Hanh offers step-by-step instructions for calming the mind and looking deeply into our own misperceptions. He shows how compassion, deep listening, and mindful communication can conquer fear and terrorism. A valuable book for anyone who has felt possessed by anger and vengefulness, as well as those concerned about global terrorism, Calming the Fearful Mind shows how Nhat Hanhs signature practices can help address the most challenging and emotions.

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ISBN:
9781888375510
Editor:
Neuman, Rachel
Publisher:
Parallax Press
Editor:
Neuman, Rachel
Author:
Neumann, Rachel
Author:
Nhat Hanh, Thich
Author:
Hanh, Thich Nhat
Author:
Neuman, Rachel
Subject:
Buddhism
Subject:
Zen buddhism
Subject:
Buddhism - Zen
Subject:
RELIGION / Buddhism/Zen
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Zen Buddhism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20050831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
130
Dimensions:
8 x 5.38 in 6 oz

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In Calming the Fearful Mind, Thich Nhat Hanh examines the roots of terrorism and fear, showing how both can be overcome through compassion and an open heart. Teaching that we will only be safe when we acknowledge our real enemies, ignorance and violence, Nhat Hanh offers step-by-step instructions for calming the mind and looking deeply into our own misperceptions. He shows how compassion, deep listening, and mindful communication can conquer fear and terrorism. A valuable book for anyone who has felt possessed by anger and vengefulness, as well as those concerned about global terrorism, Calming the Fearful Mind shows how Nhat Hanhs signature practices can help address the most challenging and emotions.
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