The Jan. 22 death of Thich Nhat Hanh marked the loss of one of the most significant leaders of the Buddhist world. An influential global figure, he was both active in the peace and civil rights movement, marching for peace in Vietnam and standing alongside Dr Martin Luther King. For most Americans and westerners, Thich Nhat Hanh is also remembered for his ability to bring Buddhism and the world of mindfulness to the West.
Jack Kornfield and Katy Butler remember Thich Nhat Hanh
From this Episode:
The humbling presence of Thich Nhat Hanh, with Jack Kornfield
Buddhist scholar Jack Kornfield reflects on the life of the influential Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, who died Jan. 22.