My Master's Robe : Memories of a Novice Monk / Edition 1

My Master's Robe : Memories of a Novice Monk / Edition 1

by Thich Nhat Hanh, Nhat, Nhat Hanh
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1888375035

ISBN-13: 9781888375039

Pub. Date: 09/28/2002

Publisher: Parallax Press

In My Master's Robe we are given a portrait of Thich Nhat Hanh as a young man testing the Buddhist teachings, and planting seeds that would carry him through the ordeals of the Vietnam War and its aftermath. The simplicity and clarity of monastic life provides the background against which characters are lovingly presented: the elderly cook, the Master

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In My Master's Robe we are given a portrait of Thich Nhat Hanh as a young man testing the Buddhist teachings, and planting seeds that would carry him through the ordeals of the Vietnam War and its aftermath. The simplicity and clarity of monastic life provides the background against which characters are lovingly presented: the elderly cook, the Master who sews by lamplight, the lizard who dares to eat rice offered for the Buddha, the young French soldier seeking understanding, and others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781888375039
Publisher:
Parallax Press
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.31(d)

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