Deep Practice: Buddhist Texts
The Bodhisattva Path
Commentary on the Vimalakirti and Ugrapariprccha SutrasView this book
Learn about the bodhisattva ideal—the capacity to see the potential for awakening in everyone and aspire to help them along their path—with new commentaries on early Mahayana sutras from Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, the monk Time magazine calls "the father of mindfulness."
The Other Shore
A New Translation of the Heart Sutra with CommentariesView this book
This new translation of the Buddha's most important, most studied teaching offers a radical new interpretation. In September, 2014 Thich Nhat Hanh completed a profound and beautiful new English translation...
The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching
Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and LiberationView this book
The indispensable book containing Thich Nhat Hanh's introduction to the most essential Buddhist teachings, including the Four Noble Truths, the Noble Eightfold Path, the Three Doors of Liberation, the Three...
Awakening of the Heart
Essential Buddhist Sutras and CommentariesView this book
Awakening of the Heart is a comprehensive, single volume collection of the Buddha’s key sutras, translated with contemporary commentary by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. It is an essential complement...
Modern Commentary on the Teachings of Master LinjiView this book
One of the key tenets of the Zen school of Mahayana Buddhism is that each one of us is already a Buddha—our enlightenment is inherent within us, and the practice...
Our Appointment with Life
Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Live AloneView this book
This easily accessible translation and commentary by Thich Nhat Hanh on the Sutra on Knowing the Better Way To Live Alone, is the earliest teaching of the Buddha on living...
The Diamond That Cuts Through IllusionView this book
The Diamond Sutra, a mainstay of the Mahayana tradition, has fascinated Buddhists for centuries because of its insights into dualism and illusion: the "diamond" can cut through any obstacle on...
Breathe, You Are Alive
The Sutra on the Full Awareness of BreathingView this book
According to the Buddha’s teaching in the Anapanasati Sutra, maintaining awareness of our breathing is a means of awakening to the true nature of all things and arriving at spiritual...
Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Catch a SnakeView this book
In Thundering Silence Thich Nhat Hanh presents the early teachings of the Buddha on not becoming so attached to his teachings that we don’t see reality clearly anymore and become...
Buddhist Teachings on Awakening and True HappinessView this book
Two Treasures contains two sutras: The Sutra On The Eight Realizations Of Great Beings and The Discourse on Happiness. They explain in practical detail how to progress step-by-step towards realization...
Transformation and Healing
Sutra on the Four Establishments of MindfulnessView this book
The teachings contained in this The Sutra on the Four Establishments of Mindfulness are fundamental to the practice of meditation, and constitute the foundation of all mindfulness practice. The Sutra...
Finding Our True Home
Living in the Pure Land Here and NowView this book
Finding Our True Home presents a new definitive translation of the Amitabha Sutra along with Thich Nhat Hanh’s first commentary on one of the most practiced forms of Buddhism in...