Day 34. Thich Nhat Hanh: Mindful consumption
Each day of Lent (minus Sundays) we'll bring you words of wisdom from spiritual guides.
34. Thich Nhat Hanh: Mindful consumption
The Buddha said that we cannot only talk about doing what is beneficial, we have to put it into practice. By practicing [the Five Mindfulness Trainings], we gain more awareness of the suffering caused by the violence in our thoughts, words, and actions. . . .