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Review: The Monastic Achievement by George Zarnecki

The Monastic Achievement by George Zarnecki

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

My brother Michael got me this book for Christmas, and when I started it, I was thinking that somehow it would be a history of monasticism pure and simple. 997 more words

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(Book Review) Messages From Estillyen

Reviewed by: Brecken Mumford, Novi, Michigan, writing student


Title: Messages From Estillyen: A Novel of Redemption and Human Worth

Author: William E. Jefferson

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Slowing Down to Listen

Just a couple of months ago, in November of 2014, I was on a work trip in New York City. Naturally, and true to New York City, my days were filled with travel, organizing, preparing, and little to no down time. 1,157 more words


Six plane rides. Long drives. A choice of horse or ox carts. Countless boat rides. Yes, it was tiring but the Bagan temples, gold-domed pagodas, innumerable Buddhas, skirted men, tribal women, placid lake of Inle and insights into a monk’s life kept us going. 125 more words


Mandalay City, 3 στιγμές σε ένα Photo καρέ

11 ώρες με το λεωφορείο από την μεγαλύτερη πόλη της Βιρμανίας την Yangon

Το πιο γνωστό σημείο της πόλης είναι το Mandalay Hill. Στην πόλη κυκλοφορούν κυρίως μηχανάκια που διασχίζουν άναρχα τους δρόμους και τα σταυροδρόμια. 50 more words