Thich Nhat Hanh’s monks and nuns of Bat Nha Monastery are facing religious persecution in Vietnam right now, from the communist government. Threatened by the rising popularity of Thich Nhat Hanh’s form of engaged Buddhism in the country, the state has cracked down. The monks and nuns have been evicted from their monastery, and are now living as refugee’s in the city of Bao Loc, in a small temple. Please support them! To learn more, visit: www.helpbatnha.org
A Fierce Light Flash! Directed by award winning filmmaker Velcrow Ripper. Ripper’s latest film, Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action, features Thich Nhat Hanh.