Finding Our True Home: Living in the Pure Land Here and Now

Finding Our True Home: Living in the Pure Land Here and Now

by Thich Nhat Hanh
     
 

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Finding Our True Home presents a new definitive translation of the Amitabha Sutra along with Thich Nhat Hanh’s first commentary on one of the most practiced forms of Buddhism in the world, the Pure Land school.

Introduced in the Buddha’s own lifetime, Pure Land practice puts us in touch with the beauty in our own world and brings us the

Overview

Finding Our True Home presents a new definitive translation of the Amitabha Sutra along with Thich Nhat Hanh’s first commentary on one of the most practiced forms of Buddhism in the world, the Pure Land school.

Introduced in the Buddha’s own lifetime, Pure Land practice puts us in touch with the beauty in our own world and brings us the security, solidity, and freedom we need in order to truly enjoy it. Realizing that Buddha is within us, we see that the Pure Land (paradise) is here and now, rather than in the future. <p<Thich Nhat Hanh examines the Amitabha Sutra and reveals how it is capable of transforming suffering and bringing true happiness to anyone in the East and West today. Finding Our True Home will open a new Dharma door to many students of meditation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935209140
Publisher:
Parallax Press
Publication date:
08/09/2001
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the most revered Zen teachers in the world today. His best-selling books include Happiness and Peace Is Every Step. He lives in Plum Village in southwest France, where he teaches the art of mindful living.

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