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-sellingLiving Buddha, Living Christ; Anger- Wisdom for Cooling the Flames; Peace Is Every Step;andThe Miracle of Mindfulness.He is the leader of monastic communities in New York, California, France, Germany, Hong Kong, and Vietnam, and his teachings inspire several hundred local groups of lay practitioners across the United States, Latin America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania.
"Thich Nhat Hanh shows us the connection between personal inner peace and peace on earth."--His Holiness the Dalai Lama
"Thich Nhat Hanh writes with the voice of the Buddha."--Sogyal Rinpoche, author of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying