Culture There’s a Buddhist proverb, later interpreted by the American poet John Godfrey Saxe, about people and elephants that goes something like this: Six blind men encounter the world’s largest land
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Zen Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh probably makes for a very good houseguest. He abides by a simple practice: Whenever you visit someone’s home, do their dishes for them. Not only is this a nice thing do
The Buddhist monk who went viral as 'the happiest man in the world' says you can learn to meditate in 5 minutes at a time
• Matthieu Ricard, 71, is a Tibetan Buddhist monk who has been practicing meditation since his 20s.• Ricard has used his unlikely fame to teach others how to hone what he calls the "skill" of happiness.•