This is the talk of Thay from the Lower Hamlet, the 23rd of June of 2011, given during the Spring (pre-Summer) Retreat. Thay speaks about the life of the Vietnamese anti-war songwriter and musician Trinh Cong Son, and the experience of Thay, Sister Chan Khong, and Thay Phap An in the 1960s. He goes on to share about the Great Requiem Ceremonies in Vietnam in 2007. The rest of the talk Thay continues teaching about practicing while touring with the Sangha.
Spring Retreat 2011
Talks from the Spring Retreat (mostly in June) 2011 in Plum Village.