Seeking respite and healing from the horrors of wartime Vietnam, his meditation deepened and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh touched the possibility of true peace, freedom from hatred, fear and sorrow in the heart of the present moment.

“In the face of violence, fear, and discrimination, Thich Nhat Hanh’s courageous path of engaged action reveals how insight, community, and a deep aspiration to serve the world can offer hope, peace, and a way forward for millions.”

22 January 2022

The world will remember him as the most influential religious leader

International media reported on the passing of the Zen Master, “summarizing the outstanding life, relentless dedication and great legacy that Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh of Vietnam has left”.