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Annual Family Friendly Retreat – Stourbridge – 24th/29th August 2017

Family friendly retreat Date: August 24th-29th 2017 Venue :  Stourbridge, England. The retreat will be led by a team of monastics trained personally by Thich Nhat Hanh who will travel to be with us from Plum Village in France.  It is suitable for newcomers as well as more experienced people and will include a children’s […]

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Sangha Walk – Marlborough – Sunday 16th October 2016

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Dear Sangha, At the core group meeting this quarter we discussed creating more opportunities for us to get together as a Sangha outside of the Thursday meeting.  One idea we came up with was meeting for a short walk every 6 weeks or so.   Savernake seems a great spot for this as it is very […]

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An Update on Thay’s Health

http://plumvillage.org/news/an-update-on-thays-health-13-december/

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A Christmas message from Plum Village, Thich Nhat Hanh’s community

During the holiday season, please take some time off to take care of yourself, your loved ones, and friends. Find time to be with nature, to enjoy the stars, and the white clouds and to truly come home and be at home within ourselves, as Thay always encourages us to do. You may like to […]

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An Update on Thay’s Health

An Update on Thay’s Health: 30th November Official Announcement Plum Village November 30, 2014 To all Plum Village Practice Centers, To all Practice Centers and Sanghas World Wide, To our Dear Beloved Friends, As the Winter Retreat continues to unfold in all our practice centers in Europe and America, Thay’s condition in the hospital remains […]

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Google Seeks Out Wisdom of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh

Why on earth are many of the world’s most powerful technology companies, including Google, showing a special interest in an 87-year-old Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk? Link to article by Jo Confino of The Guardian  

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Being An Island Unto Myself

Theresa led a recent Morning of Mindfulness where the theme was Thay’s teaching on “Being An Island Unto Myself”. Click on the link below for a copy of the poem and notes. Being an Island Unto Myself

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Please Call Me By My True Names

Following the sad event in Woolwich last week, Theresa felt it would be good to post Thay’s famous poem – click link below to read Please Call Me by My True Names

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Mindfulness on BBC Breakfast

Interesting series of pieces on BBC Breakfast by David Sillito on his experience with mindfulness training Mindfulness on BBC Breakfast    

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Thay’s Christmas Message

Click on the link below to read Thay’s 2012 message Thay’s Christmas Message 2012

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