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If you live in New York, Mississippi, or California, you can sign up for a retreat or days of mindfulness with the Plum Village monastics this Autumn/Fall starting on March 1 at via Wake Up
On Sale in Early March New York Events August 31 – September 5, 2015 | Mindfulness Retreat in English Pine Bush, NY – Blue Cliff Monastery September 6, 2015 | Day of Mindfulness Pine Bush, NY – Blue Cliff Monastery September 12, 2015 | Public Talk New York, NY – The Town Hall Mississippi Events September 22 …
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Tune into our first ever live book discussion on 3/31 and read a preview chapter from Sister Dang Nghiem's 2nd book! http://bit.ly/healing-dang-nghiem
A lot has been made of the effects of mindfulness practices on stress, but what about chronic pain and illness? A physician-turned-nun shares her wisdom.
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4 schools in San Francisco have incorporated meditation or "Quiet Times" with fantastic results. http://www.nbcnews.com/watch/nightly-news/meditation-curbs-violence-at-san-francisco-schools-378464323951
Students at four schools in a poor San Francisco neighborhood meditate twice a day during "quiet time," and the results have been remarkable.
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Parallax Press, Plumline, and the Reading Peace Book Club on Goodreads is pleased to announce that we will be holding our first ever live web show to discuss the life and teachings of Sister Dang Nghiem, her critically acclaimed first book Healing: A Woman’s Journey from Doctor to Nun and her highly anticipated second book, Mindfulness as Medicine: A Story of Healing Body and Spirit.

This event also includes a sneak peek at Mindfulness as Medicine for all show participants and fans of Parallax and Anchor.

The first chapter from the book is freely downloadable as a PDF so you can read it along with our book club before the show takes place.

Go to http://bit.ly/healing-dang-nghiem for more info.
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Parallax Press. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Looking forward to this. Thanks for letting me know about it, Jason. 
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Our book club is back from its hiatus and to celebrate we just launched a beautiful interactive guide to Sister Dang Nghiem's touching first book, "Healing: A Woman's Journey from Doctor to Nun" filled with key quotes from the book and various activities and personal reflections. View and download the guide below.
Be touched by the extraordinary story of a doctor turned nun as she confronts trauma, grief, and her own mind. Sister Dang Nghiem's an inspiration to all.
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George Mumford, author of 'The Mindful Athlete' and NBA mindfulness coach, was featured on ABC News last night! http://bit.ly/abc-mindfulathlete
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Thank you Spirituality & Practice for reviewing our latest children's book on metta / loving-kindness!
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Here is a classic teaching by Thay on being in the moment. Also, pick up the special "DIY Dharma" issue of the Shambhala Sun, which includes two teachings by Thich Nhat Hanh, "How to Sit," and "5 Practices for Nurturing Happiness." To read the first teaching: http://lionsroar.com/thich-nhat-hanh-sit/ and on nurturing happiness: http://www.lionsroar.com/mindful-living-thich-nhat-hanh-on-the-practice-of-mindfulness-march-2010/
Thich Nhat Hanh shares gentle guidance for beginning your meditation practice.
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Q. Does a dog have buddha-nature? A. Mu.

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"The medical team is also helping Thay learn to swallow again, and last week Thay was able to drink his first cup of tea since November." http://bit.ly/new-year-new-thay
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Parallax Press is a nonprofit publisher, founded and inspired by Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. We publish books on mindfulness in daily life and are committed to making these teachings accessible to everyone and preserving them for future generations. We do this work to alleviate suffering and contribute to a more just and joyful world. 

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