Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude


      Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude
This practical, beautifully illustrated guide to spiritual retreat masterfully introduces the world s contemplative traditions and leads readers down the pathway toward solitude and contemplation. New Read [ Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude ] author [ Roger Housden ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Roger Housden is the author of some twenty books of non fiction, including the best selling Ten Poems series His new book, SAVED BY BEAUTY ADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN ROMANTIC IN IRAN, comes out on May 17 2011 with Broadway Books.

New Read [ 
      Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude
 ] by [ Roger Housden ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
  • Paperback
  • 224 pages
  • Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude
  • Roger Housden
  • English
  • 11 May 2017
  • 0060639059

10 thoughts on “ Retreat: Time Apart for Silence and Solitude

  1. says:

    Roger Housden s beautiful introduction to the practice and philosophy of the spiritual retreat is a complete overview of the long and venerable tradition of withdrawing temporarily from the world in order to experience a return to oneself Housden brings to the modern seeker a glimpse of the diverse and rich practices that through the ages have taught the spiritual value of solitude and contemplation He shows us how, with the cultivation of silence and awareness, we can each find relief from Roger Housden s beautiful introduction to the practice and philosophy of the spiritual retreat is a complete overview of the long and venerable tradition of withdrawing temporarily from the world in order to experience a return to oneself Housden brings to the modern seeker a glimpse of the diverse and rich practices that through the ages have taught the spiritual value of solitude and contemplation He shows us how, with the cultivation of silence and awareness, w...

  2. says:

    Basically a list and brief description of various activities one can do for spiritual development Examples include sweat lodges, various types of yogas, various Buddhist sects, and so on Frankly, a bit too new age and superficial to be useful in my opinion I suppose if one is completely clueless a...

  3. says:

    Simple introduction to retreat opportunities and perspectives from major contemporary spiritual traditions Interesting, informative, but not in depth More of an overview with short summaries than a definitive guide.

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