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The silent dialogue : Zen letters to a Trappist abbot

Author: David G Hackett
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The silent dialogue explores the value--and the pitfalls--of borrowing from different religious traditions in the practice of contemplation."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Letters (form)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hackett, David G.
Silent dialogue.
New York : Continuum, 1996
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David G Hackett
ISBN: 0826407803 9780826407801
OCLC Number: 35209274
Description: 157 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Japan. Tie your camels first --
The silent dialogue --
Three retreats --
Second looks --
Takamori in June --
Sesshin --
On the road --
Leaving Japan --
pt. 2. Southeast Asia. South Korea --
Taiwan --
Hong Kong --
Responsibility: David G. Hackett.


Letters from the author to Father Thomas Keating and the monks at St. Joseph's monastery between 1974 and 1976 while Hackett was traveling through Japan and Southeast Asia on a spiritual journey.  Read more...


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