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Fear
Essential Wisdom for Getting Through the Storm
by Thich Nhat Hanh

RRP €17.05

Fear
Essential Wisdom for Getting Through the Storm
by Author Name Thich Nhat Hanh

Book details for title
List Price:17.05
Format: Paperback, 216 x 135 x 14mm, 176pp
Publication date: 15 Nov 2012
Publisher: Rider & Co
ISBN-13: 9781846043185

Description

Renowned Zen master and Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh, explores the origins of fear and offers detailed practises on how to deal with its often toxic presence in our lives. Formed by a lifetime of mindfulness in action, he also shows us the path to peace, happiness and freedom that can come out of such explorations. For him, happiness is not found by suppressing our emotions but by purposefully living in a mindfully aware state. Only by practicing mindfulness in this way can we identify the source of pain that is responsible for our fear and anxiety, and cut it off from its roots so that the pain can subside. When we're not held in the grip of fear, we can truly embrace the gifts of life.

Reviews

"[Thich Nhat Hanh] shows us the connection between personal, inner peace and peace on earth" The Dalai Lama "Thich Nhat Hanh is a holy man, for he is humble and devout...a scholar of immense intellectual capacity" Martin Luther King "Thich Nhat Hanh writes with the voice of the Buddha" Sogyal Rinpoche