by Thich Nhat Hanh ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A. He has written many books about the spiritual path, such as Peace is Every Step, one of my favorites. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. The subject field is required. Please enter recipient e-mail address(es). Thich Nhat Hahn is most widely known for his spiritual teachings and his gentle spirit. Master and use copy. Thich Nhat Hanh…has felt himself obliged to take an active part in his country's effort to escape destruction in a vicious power struggle between capitalism and communism. http:\/\/\/oclc\/242948> ; http:\/\/\/oclc\/607871391>, http:\/\/\/title\/-\/oclc\/242948>. ", a fellow medic, who had once been a Trappist monk, informed me of Merton's death. It is nothing like his other books, which are about inner development, rather than politics. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. NONFICTION. Please try again. The E-mail message field is required. (not yet rated) The war is actually a demonstration of the fear the United States and the People's Republic of China have of each other; a new orientation must be achieved. LOTUS IN A SEA OF FIRE Joan Halifax for Taigen Leighton The Bodhisattvas blossomed like fine and rare flowers in China some two thousand years ago, though their seeds are everywhere in the old Buddhism of India, as we feel their presence in the Four Boundless Abodes of … They are proud, victorious, independent and finding success in the world markets. [S.l.] Upon my re-read, I noted that the temporary demarcation passage was the one passage I had marked from the original read. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Your request to send this item has been completed. Please try again. Trouble signing in? The E-mail Address(es) field is required. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire. The E-mail message field is required. The honest and integrity of his writing shines through. This is Love According to GOD's Will - This is Love: "Hmph. http:\/\/\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85112588> ; http:\/\/\/entity\/work\/data\/1391375#Topic\/religion_et_etat>, http:\/\/\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu>. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire. Perfect? Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. So the election was never held. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Previous page of related Sponsored Products. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. In the forward, some of Merton's bon mots are: "A dispassionate and objective reading of these pages will convince any sincere mind that we have too long been clinging to a comic-strip mythology about Asia." [1st ed.] After a 6 month sabbatical in Asia including two weeks in Vietnam (Hanoi, Hue and Hoi) I stumbled upon this book at library sale in Jackson Mississippi. EMBED. Please enter the message. World Nature Video Recommended for you 1:04:04 Additional information and access via Open Library, I. Vietnam: Lotus in a Sea of Fire Thich Nhat Hanh Snippet view - 1967. The E-mail Address(es) you entered is(are) not in a valid format. Reviewed in the United States on August 24, 2015, I first read this work shortly after it was published, in 1967. Please try again. Please book a contactless appointment to visit the exhibition.. James Cohan is pleased to present A Lotus in a Sea of Fire, an exhibition of new work by Tuan Andrew Nguyen, on view from February 28 through July 2 at 291 Grand Street. The name field is required. Copyright © 2001-2020 OCLC. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire. The name field is required. influencers in the know since 1933. The Twelve Gifts from the Garden: Life Lessons for Peace and Well-Being, America's Racial Karma: An Invitation to Heal. The Historical Setting -- Vietnamese Buddhism -- Enter Roman Catholicism -- Buddhism and Nationalism in Southeast Asia -- III The Struggle Today -- Enter Communism -- Enter the United States -- What Can Be Done? Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Extended holiday return window till Jan 31, 2021, © 1996-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates. I became a stronger and stronger opponent of the war from 1968 through 1972. Please enter recipient e-mail address(es). Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Buy Vietnam: Lotus in a Sea of Fire by Nhh Thhich, Hanh Thich Nhat (ISBN: 9780809013340) from Amazon's Book Store. The Emptiness of Our Hands: 47 Days on the Streets. You may be charged a restocking fee up to 50% of item's price for used or damaged returns and up to 100% for materially different item. Everything he predicts became true. This small book was written at the height of the Vietnam war by my Zen Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. RELEASE DATE: N/A. You can easily create a free account. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. You may send this item to up to five recipients. With that said, this a history book of sorts from the great Buddhist teacher. WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. And to my surprise, they genuinely enjoy having American tourists. You may send this item to up to five recipients. Please enter your name. The gallery will host an opening reception with the artist on Friday, February 28 from 6-8 PM. Today after twenty years of disastrous war, ""there literally can be no religious conscience (Catholic as well as Buddhist) that does not speak out against it."" Despite America's dire predictions, Vietnam has resurged. Sealed in shrink wrap for shipping. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire by Thich Nhat Hanh, 1967, Hill and Wang edition, in English - [1st ed.] By 1968 I applied for classification as a conscientious objector to this particular war. (not yet rated) Thomas Merton forewords this outspoken little book from a Buddhist monk that presents a startling other-view of the war in Vietnam. Vietnam: lotus in a sea of fire by Nhât Hanh, Thích. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address(es). Learn more ››. All rights reserved. Slight fading and discoloration to spine and back cover. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Don't have an account? Hill & Wang. This present book was written in 1967, and is barely remembered today. This small book was written at the height of the Vietnam war by my Zen Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. New York, Hill and Wang [1967] (OCoLC)607871391: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nhất Hạnh, ThiÌ ch. Categories: MiAaHDL. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. Please enter the message. Vietnam - A Buddhist Proposal For Peace - An interesting book written during the Vietnam War to try to bring Peace to the author's war torn country. Views on the situation in Vietnam by a Buddhist intellectual and Director of the School of Social Studies at the Van Hanh University at Saigon. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our. The E-mail Address(es) field is required. Worth the price. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Covers betray fading and nicks and other signs of wear and imperfection commensurate with age. Please enter the subject. 0 Ratings ; 7 Want to read; This edition published in 1967 by 1967 by The "problem" with that scenario, for those on an anti-communism crusade, was that the "wrong" guy, Ho Chi Minh, would have won the election. The Lotus in a Sea of Fire -- II. No. With a foreword by Thomas Merton and an afterword by Alfred Hassler. We’re glad you found a book that interests you. A reading copy in fair condition. -- IV Conclusion.\"@, Export to EndNote / Reference Manager(non-Latin).