Thomas Merton Center

Merton Correspondence:

The "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005" file

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Type:  TLS[x] - Xerox copy of a typed signed letter.

To/From:  from Merton to "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005"-->

# of pages:  2

Published in:  School of Charity

First Lines:  "I owe you a progress report. Not having got any mail for a couple of weeks I don't know if there"

Contents:  [writing from the Hotel Imperial in New Delhi, India] meeting with the Dalai Lama in the Himalayas - Tibetan samadhi / Madhyamika philosophy / Dalai Lama called Merton a "Geyshe" - someone with Dalai Lama told Merton he had never said this of a westerner before / Alaska hermitage / popularization of Tibetan spirituality

Language:  English

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Date received:  

Date added:  2004

Unique identifier:  Section A- "Burns, Flavian, Dom, O.C.S.O., 1931-2005:"    1968/November/09