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Oprah Winfrey talks with Thich Nhat Hanh – Excerpt

A 21-minute video of Oprah Winfrey talking to Thich Nhat Hanh.  Thich Nhat Hanh is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk and peace activist, founder of the Plum Village Tradition.

Overview of this video from Plum Village App: Truly insightful, deep and powerful. Oprah Winfrey via her incredible OWN network, talks to Thich Nhat Hanh about becoming a monk, meeting Martin Luther King Jr; The powers of mindfulness, insight, concentration and compassion, How to transform warring parties and how to deeply transform relationships.

As described on his website, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is a global spiritual leader, poet and peace activist, revered around the world for his powerful teachings and bestselling writings on mindfulness and peace. He is the man Martin Luther King called “An Apostle of peace and nonviolence.” His key teaching is that, through mindfulness, we can learn to live happily in the present moment—the only way to truly develop peace, both in one’s self and in the world.

Check out the Plum Village app for more insights, wisdom and guided meditations offered by Thich Nhat Hanh and the monastic sangha.

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