Publisher: Shambhala; New Edition edition (June 24, 2003)
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In print for greater than 40 years, New Seeds of Contemplation has served as a advisor to the contemplative lifestyles for a number of generations of non secular seekers. The notice contemplation is itself a little complex, in keeping with Thomas Merton: "It can turn into nearly a magic observe, or if no longer magic, then 'inspirational,' that is virtually as bad." during this smooth Christian vintage, Merton unearths contemplation to be not anything except "life itself, totally wide awake, absolutely lively, absolutely conscious that it really is alive." The thirty-nine brief "seeds" that make up this booklet are meant to evoke and domesticate the contemplative, mystical measurement of the religious direction for everybody. New Seeds of Contemplation is a revised and extended model of Merton's past publication Seeds of Contemplation.