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Author QuotedAshtavakra
Title QuotedAshtavakra gita / Ashtavakra ; transl. by Hari Prasad Shastri
Date (Year/Month/Day)1968/04/18
ImprintLondon : Shanti Sadan. 1949, 1961
QuotationReading a good book by Nasr on Islam. And this afternoon, in the sun, out on the quiet bottom by the creek, began the Ashtavakra Gita"”very much what I have been needing.
JournalThe Other Side of the Mountain: The End of the Journey. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 7, 1967-1968.; Edited by Patrick Hart, O.C.S.O. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1998, p. 82
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