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Cultivating the Mind of Love Paperback – February 9, 2004
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Thich Nhat Hanh skillfully penetrates, like a diamond needle, to the very marrow of his subject. In its suitably quiet way, this book is a masterpiece.”
—New Asia review
Thich Nhat Hanh’s narrative and meditation on love and compassion is so skillfully presented that before one knows it, the gap between master and student, between Asian and American, and between East and West has seamlessly melted away.”
Thich Nhat Hanh’s most personally revealing work.”
I am continually amazed at how Thich Nhat Hanh is able to translate the Buddhist tradition into everyday life and make it relevant and helpful for so many people. Cultivating the Mind of Love just might be my favorite book of his ”.
—From the Foreword by Natalie Goldberg, author of Writing Down the Bones
About the Author
Ko Un, Alan Ginsburg,Thich Nhat Hanh.
Ko Un's work is known across the world, with many translations being published in every major language. He himself has made countless journeys, visiting every continent and reading to large audiences with many of the most significant poets of today's world. He has published many volumes of poetry; the series Maninbo alone now counts some twenty-five volumes. He has been nominated for the Nobel Literature Prize three times, most recently in 2005. Lives in Ansong, South Korea.
Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the most revered Zen teachers in the world today. His best-selling books include Happiness and Peace Is Every Step. He lives in Plum Village in southwest France, his meditation and retreat center in France, where he teaches the art of mindful living.
Allen Ginsberg (June 3, 1926 - April 5, 1997) was an American Beat poet born in Newark, New Jersey. Ginsberg is best known for Howl (1956), a long poem about consumer society's negative human values.