“Very alert, current and at peace”— Plum Village shares Thich Nhat Hanh ninety fifth birthday replace


Plum Village addresses Thich Nhat Hanh’s ninety fifth birthday and shares an replace about his well being.

Thich Nhat Hanh. Picture by Duc.

In recognition of Thich Nhat Hanh’s ninety fifth birthday on October 9, Plum Village launched a press release sharing updates about his well being and wellbeing over the previous 12 months.

In keeping with the assertion, Thich Nhat Hanh has skilled rising weak point over the previous 12 months, with particular problem together with his lungs and general well being throughout moist seasons. His difficulties are exacerbated throughout heavy rains in Spring and Autumn, which restrict his capability to go outdoors. The assertion reported:

“In latest months, Thầy has been resting for a lot of the day together with his eyes closed, but he’s typically very alert, current and at peace. When the climate is ok, the attendants assist Thầy to exit onto the veranda of the Deep Listening Hut to benefit from the solar. The pandemic has meant that this previous 12 months has above all been a 12 months for the younger monastics in Huế to spend time with Thầy in a really quiet but joyful ambiance, with many new younger disciples taking turns to help the attendant staff.”

The assertion from Plum Village additionally included another updates from the neighborhood, together with the discharge of Thich Nhat Hanh’s newest e-book, Zen and the Artwork of Saving the Planet, which addresses methods to collectively fight world local weather change. The put up additionally included data on methods to nearly take part within the Plum Village neighborhood, together with by means of their annual 90-day Rains Retreat, and the Plum Village App which presents free meditations, practices, and different sources from Thich Nhat Hanh and his monastic neighborhood.


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