Thich Nhat Hanh

Magazine Teachings

The Fourth Noble Truth

THE  BUDDHA TO HIS COMPANIONS at the Deer Park: “The fourth truth is the path which leads to the cessation of suffering. It is the Noble Eightfold Path of right understanding, right thought, right speech, right action, right livelihood, right effort, right mindfulness, and right concentration. “I call it the Right Path because it does […]

By Thich Nhat Hanh

Magazine Teachings

The Finger Bone Path of Angulimala

In this episode of the life of the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni encounters the treacherous murderer, Angulimala, who subsequently transforms into a monk more gentle than” a handful of earth. Excerpted from Old Path White Clouds, Thich Nhat Hanh’s biography of the Buddha, this story occurs after the Buddha has already acquired many followers among the […]

By Thich Nhat Hanh
Temple
Dharma to your inbox

Sign up for Tricycle’s newsletters