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  • Published: 19 September 2016
  • ISBN: 9781846045141
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $12.99

How to Sit




One of five pocket-sized, essential guides to life from Zen Master and mindfulness expert, Thich Nhat Hanh

How to Sit is part of a charming series of books from Zen Master, Thich Nhat Hanh, exploring the essential foundations of mindful meditation and practise.How to Sit provides explicit, simple directions on the mechanics of posture and breathing, along with instructions for how best to achieve an awakened, relaxed state of clarity to cultivate concentration and compassion.

  • Published: 19 September 2016
  • ISBN: 9781846045141
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128
  • RRP: $12.99

About the author

Thich Nhat Hanh

Born in Hue, Vietnam, Thich Nhat Hanh is a Buddhist Zen Master, poet, scholar and human rights activist. In 1967, he was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Martin Luther King. He founded the Van Hanh Buddhist University in Saigon, the School of Youth and Social Service and the Plum Village Buddhist community and meditation centre in France, where he lived for many years. He is the author of many acclaimed books including Peace is Every Step, Old Path White Clouds and Fear, which have sold millions of copies around the world. He lives at the Tu Hieu Temple in Vietnam where he was first ordained when he was sixteen years old.

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