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A conversation on compassion | Thich Nhat Hanh

The Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE) is honored to host a discussion with Thich Nhat Hanh about his life experiences and the role compassion has played throughout them. Thich Nhat Hanh is an internationally renowned Zen master, prolific author, and teacher on the subjects of peace, mindfulness, and meditation. He became a monk at the age of sixteen and went on to help found the “engaged Buddhism” movement. His life’s work has been dedicated to “inner transformation for the benefit of individuals and society” and he was nominated by Nobel Laureate Martin Luther King, Jr. for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1967.

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