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Vietnamese monks and nuns take Thích as their Dharma ‘family name’ to show affinity with the Buddha.
All of the following are Vietnamese monks, with additional roles briefly summarized:
- Thích Huyền Quang (1919–2008), dissident and activist
- Thích Quảng Độ (born 1928), critic of the Vietnamese government
- Thích Quảng Đức (1897–1963), who burned himself to death as a protest
- Thích Nhất Hạnh (born 1926), Zen teacher, author and peace activist, now based in France
- Thích Nhật Từ (born 1969), public speaker and author
- Thích Thanh Từ, author and teacher
- Thích Trí Quang (born 1924), Mahayana leader of South Vietnam's Buddhist majority in 1963.
- Thích Ca Phật Đài, temple in Vũng Tàu, Vietnam
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