“The next Buddha may be a sangha,” Thich Nhat Hanh famously said, and the practice of community was always central to his life and teachings. Dharma teacher Mitchell Ratner experienced the wonders, lessons, and challenges of living the mindful life at Plum Village.
Meet eight of Thich Nhat Hanh’s students who are now teachers themselves. In their own unique ways, they’re helping to carry his dharma into the future.
An isolated practitioner asks dharma teacher Mitchell Ratner where to look for community.
There’s lots you can do without a local meditation center. Mitchell Ratner offers some ideas.