Thích Nhất Hạnh
Thích Nhất Hạnh (/ /; born October 11, 1926) is a Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk, teacher, author, poet and peace activist. He lives in the Plum Village Monastery in the Dordogne region in the South of France. He was born in Thừa Thiên Huế province, Vietnam.
He created the term Engaged Buddhism in his book Vietnam: Lotus in a Sea of Fire. A long-term exile, he was given permission to make his first return trip to Vietnam in 2005. Nhất Hạnh has published more than 100 books, including more than 40 in English.
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- ""Our Beloved Teacher in Hospital"". Retrieved 12 November 2014.
- ""tricycle: Thich Nhat Hanh Hospitalized for Severe Brain Hemorrhage"". Retrieved 13 November 2014.
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