– Presentation of Thich Nhat Hanh and his mission for peace
– Guided meditation
– Projection of the documentary “Vivir Despiertos” (“Living Awake”)
Thich Nhat Hanh, the Vietnamese Zen Buddhism master, has dedicated his life to the pursuit of true happiness that no one and nothing can take away from you, nor depends on anyone and anything. With his smile and eyes full of compassion and joy he has awakened countless beings, reaching their hearts with simple teachings, understandable for all.
“Living Awake” is a beautiful documentary by Wouter Verhoeven on the tour of the master Thich Nhat Hanh and his mission to invite people to seek happiness in their hearts. This Plum Village film deals with the practice of mindfulness, documenting the journey of Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh and his community to Spain and his seven young monastics to Chile, Ecuador, Colombia, Nicaragua and Mexico. Let us see how the old teachings and the simple practice of mindfulness deeply affect and transform people.
Mindfulness is a very liberating instrument, an inexhaustible source of peace, happiness and
Duration of the documentary: 58 minutes
Director: Wouter Verhoeven
Entrance: free of charge.