Meditation and piety in the Far East

a religious-psychological study.
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Lutterworth Press , London
East Asia -- Reli

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StatementTranslated from the Norwegian by Sverre Holth.
SeriesLutterworth library,, v. 42. Missionary research series, no. 19
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1055 .R413 1954
The Physical Object
Pagination171 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6151363M
LC Control Number54003506
OCLC/WorldCa1168255

The result of more than forty years of intimate contact with the 'religious elite' of the Far East, Dr. Reichelt's book is a study of a too-often remote and unknown world.

For the western reader this study reveals the life of the East Asia religious communities, their sanctuaries, sacred writings and daily discipline. These non-Christian religions present a massive front of tradition and dogma.

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Author: Karl Ludvig Reichelt. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reichelt, Karl Ludvig, Meditation and piety in the Far East. London: Lutterworth Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reichelt, Karl Ludvig, Meditation and piety in the Far East.

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Affective piety is most commonly described as a style of highly emotional devotion to the humanity of Jesus, particularly in his infancy and his death, and to the joys and sorrows of the Virgin Mary.

It was a major influence on many varieties of devotional literature in late-medieval Europe, both in Latin and in the vernaculars.

This practice of prayer, reading, and meditation.