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Mindful Bedtime Reading – ‘Silence’ by Thich Nhat Hanh

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July 28 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 11, 2021

Wednesday July 28, 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is an online event only
Australia

Join us live online via zoom, for a new style of reading group….

We will be sharing ‘Silence’ by the revered master of mindfulness, Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh. When you register for the event you will receive the zoom link to attend. This will be a recurring meeting every Wednesday @ 8pm until we finish the book!

About the book: Silence – the Power of Quiet in a World Full of Noise

The world’s most revered mindfulness master shows us how to find peace through silence

We can spend a lot of time looking for happiness when the world right around us is full of wonder. But our hearts and minds are so full of noise that we can’t always hear the call of life and love. To hear that call and respond to it, we need silence.

In his beautiful new book, Buddhist monk and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Thich Nhat Hanh explains how mindfulness is the practice that stops the noise inside. With gentle anecdotes, simple Buddhist wisdom and practical exercises, he shows us how to live mindfully so that all the internal chatter ceases and we are left with the eloquent sound of silence. Now, at last, we can answer the call of the beauty around us. Through silence, Thich Nhat Hanh reveals, we are free to hear, to see – and just be.

Any questions please contact Kate via katherine.forrest@pmhc.nsw.gov.au or on 6581 8755 / 0437 509 195.

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