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Thich Nhat Hanh

Thich Nhat Hanh was born in central Vietnam in 1926 and lived in a country at war until he was forced into exile in the 1960s for advocating peace between the warring sides. He was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., described by H. H. the Dalai Lama as someone whose teachings "can change individual lives and the life of our society, ... [drawing] the connection between personal, inner peace and peace on Earth." Thich Nhat Hanh returned to Vietnam after more...See more

Personality Profile For Thich Nhat Hanh

Thich Nhat Hanh

The following is a personality profile of Thich Nhat Hanh based on his work.

Thich Nhat Hanh is social, unpretentious and can be perceived as shortsighted.

He is outgoing, he makes friends easily and feel comfortable around other people. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Thich Nhat Hanh is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for well-being.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: he makes decisions with little regard for how they show off his talents.

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