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Rs to embark on their own path of introspection and self discoveryWith his trademark insight Hanh presents a path to greater Novice A Story PDF #10003 awareness of the means to manifest peace both inside oneself and in the world at large. Unfortunately I have to agree with some of the reviewers that this book s writing is somewhat off putting TNH is one of my favorite authors and I understand that this is meant as a Buddhist lesson But still I could never really get into the story because of the writing so I might not have learned the lesson as well as I was supposed to Not a bad book per se but I would basically recommend any other book by TNH rather than this one

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The Novice A Story of True Love

Es of faith creed country and eraThrough the parable of a young The Novice ePUB #10003 woman who stays true to herself and her faith in the face of adversity Vietnamese Zen Buddhist master and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh enables reade. A book filled with gentle wisdom and true compassion A small life faithfully lived made large by the transforming power of love Brief though it may be this story is not allegory or parable or empty didacticism The characters breathe with their own life and truth and the power and relevance of their choices come holistically through the telling Yet the greatest treasure is probably Sister Chan Kong s summary of Thich Nhat Hanh s life which follows the narrative and lends depth and credibility to the truth it contains the hope that it offersAs a final note I find Thich Nhat Hanh s complete disregard for gender utterly refreshing A soul is a soul is a soul There is an unaffected egalitarianism in his writin

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Fans of Thich A Story Epub #221 Nhat Hanh’s Peace is Every Step and Anger and Deepak Chopra’s Buddha will appreciate Hanh’s wisdom and storytelling in his novel The Novice which contains universal themes that transcend all boundari. If Buddhism or Guan Yin are not of interest to you then a two or three star rating would be in order The story of Kinh Tam and how she became known as uan Am Thi Kinh Guan Yin is elaborated on by Thich Nhat Hanh in an uncomplicated easy manner as if he were talking to young people This teaching style is deceptively simple because it covers several Buddhist principals I was surprised at the end of the story when I had tears in my eyes I m not sure where the tears came from though I suspect that at least in part they were stimulated by my attempts to grasp the true meaning or what it is like to accept all people whether they let you down falsely accuse you belittle you ignore you treat you like a non perso


10 thoughts on “The Novice A Story of True Love

  1. says:

    It is amazing how a book sometimes finds it way to you when you need it most I've read other books by Thich Nhat Hanh so I knew this would be a great story but I didn't expect it to have such an impact on me I read it in one sitting I needed to be reminded of how important it is to forgive The story line is simple and yet so thought provoking A young woman who wishes to be a buddhist monk disguises herself as

  2. says:

    I stumbled upon this book because I'm planning a short story collection based on Vietnamese folk stories and renovated operas centered around women and wanted to see if anyone had written a story about uan Am Thi Kinh in English yet I was pleasantly surprised to find that one had been written by Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh whose name is

  3. says:

    If Buddhism or Guan Yin are not of interest to you then a two or three star rating would be in order The story of Kinh Tam and how she became known as uan Am Thi Kinh Guan Yin is elaborated on by Thich Nhat Hanh in an uncomplicated easy manner as if he were talking to young people This teaching style is deceptively simple because it covers several Buddhist principals I was surprised at the end of the story wh

  4. says:

    A Young woman Kinh Tam who wishes to be a Buddhist monk disguises herself as a young man and becomes a novice Another young woman Thi Mau in

  5. says:

    A book filled with gentle wisdom and true compassion A small life faithfully lived made large by the transforming power of love Brief though it may be this story is not allegory or parable or empty didacticism The characters breathe with their own life and truth and the power and relevance of their choices come holistically through the telling Yet the greatest treasure is probably Sister Chan Kong's summary o

  6. says:

    I like the way the story of Kinh is told in a simple clear and charming style A child at any age as well as an adult can read or hear this story and enjoy it just as much Because I am an Easterner I can relate to that village girl Kinh and know how she exactly must have felt having to deal with frustrated hopes and aspirations and her only problem is that she is a girl in an Eastern society I like the spiritual nuggets spread here and th

  7. says:

    Unfortunately I have to agree with some of the reviewers that this book's writing is somewhat off putting TNH is one of my favorite authors and I understand that this is meant as a Buddhist lesson But still I could never really get into the story because of the writing so I might not have learned the lesson as well as I was supposed to Not a bad book per se but I would basically recommend any other book by TNH rather than this

  8. says:

    It is not a grand literary read However it is very peaceful and uick and easy One of those reads that really helps bring peace to the mindAnd it's great because one gets to learn about Vietnamese folk lore I love to learn things

  9. says:

    This book is a retelling of the old and very well known Vietnamese folk tale of uan The Am also known as Guan Yi in Chinese and Kannon in Japanese uan Am in Vietnamese means to observe or listen deeply to the sounds or cries of the world She i

  10. says:

    Reading Thich Nhat Hanh is like drinking from a cool stream

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