True Love (Compact Disc, Abridged)

A Practice for Awakening the Heart

By Thich Nhat Hanh, James Gimian (Read by)

Shambhala Audio, 9781590306543

Publication Date: March 10, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Mass Market (9/12/2006)
Hardcover (9/28/2004)

List Price: 19.95*
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In this treasure, the renowned Zen monk Thich Nhat Hanh offers timeless insight into the nature of real love. With simplicity and warmth, he explores the four key aspects of love as described in the Buddhist tradition: loving-kindness, compassion, joy, and freedom. Thich Nhat Hanh presents transformative practices to cultivate these qualities in our day-to-day lives. He also describes how to lovingly accept ourselves when we are in the midst of challenges.

2 CDs, 2 hours. Unabridged.

About the Author

A Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh is an internationally known author, poet, scholar, and peace activist, and was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King Jr. He is the author of numerous books, including the best-selling Living Buddha, Living Christ; Anger: Wisdom for Cooling the Flames; Peace Is Every Step; and The Miracle of Mindfulness. He has founded monastic communities in France, Vermont, and California and teaches actively around the world.

Praise For True Love: A Practice for Awakening the Heart

True Love offers simple, realistic techniques that enable us to reconnect to our loved ones and to ourselves.”—Ascent Magazine

“This book offers simplicity and directness that brings true love within reach.”—Dragonfly Review