The globally renowned and the most significant monk named Thich Nhat Hanh has passed away recently in Vietnam on 22 January 2022. He was 95 years old at the time of his death. This displeasing news has been confirmed by his teaching organization during a statement that said that The master of meditation “passed away Peacefully” at the Tu Hieu Temple in Hue. It is the same temple where he stepped first to began his spiritual journey and Vietnam’s Buddhist heartland- stated by the Plum Village of Engaged Buddhism. Get more information on Thich Nhat Hanh death.
All of his followers and preachers are sending their heartfelt tribute to the master. If we talk more about him he was one of the prestigious, reputed, and popular Vietnamese Thiền Buddhist monks, peace activists, and the founder of the Plum Village Tradition. He will always be recognized as the major inspiration for engaged Buddhism. He is also known as Zen Master inspired the entire world with his wholehearted and influential words who clarify all the dilemmas of his student. He was the one who introduced the term ‘Engaged Buddhism’ in his book Vietnam: Lotus in a Sea of Fire.
Who Was Thich Nhat Hanh?
Zen Master spent most of his later life at the Plum Village Monastery in southwest France near Thénac. He traveled across the world to give his message and influenced all of his students and the rest of the listeners who followed him. He was allowed entering in Vietnam after 39 years somewhere around 2005. After traveling internationally to re-treat in 2018 November to spend his reaming days at his root temple as we mentioned above and died today on Saturday, 22 January in the same temple. The information of his funeral will soon be informed.
Thich Nhat Hanh was an activist of the peace movement and deep ecology who continuously publicize nonviolent solutions to conflict throughout his life. Along with that, he is also aware the people of the interconnectedness of all elements available in nature. He discovered the largest monastic order in the West and also abstained from consuming animal products to stop animal abuse just for lifestyle. There are a number of things he will be recognized always. Now, his soul meets the divine.