Thich Nhat Hanh’s Calligraphy Exhibit: Five Pieces From the Show

By Barbara Chai New York’s ABC Home and Blue Cliff Monastery will host the U.S. premiere of Thich Nhat Hanh’s calligraphy exhibit this fall, displaying 88 original works of calligraphy by the Buddhist monk and spiritual leader. Thich Nhat Hanh, who is also known as Thay, has incorporated calligraphy in his meditative practice for more than two decades. He drinks […]

Be still and know

Aquietai-vos, e sabei que eu sou Deus; serei exaltado entre os gentios; serei exaltado sobre a Terra. Salmos 46:10 “Aquietar” significa ficar em paz e concentrado. O termo budista é samatha (parado, calmo). “Saber” significa adquirir sabedoria ou entendimento. O termo para isso é vipasyana (insight ou o olhar profundo). Quando estamos quietos, olhando profundamente […]