Some articles on monk reading, monk, reading:
... Monk Reading the Scripture (和尚看經) is at Stronghold No.26 (兩六據點) in Siyin ... (中柱港), the huge stone on the hillside stands erect, as if it were a monk, reading Tipitaka scripture, indifferent to the mundane matters ... Therefore, it’s called 'Monk Reading the Scripture' ...
Famous quotes containing the words reading and/or monk:
“To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.”
—Gaston Bachelard (18841962)
“The monk in hiding himself from the world becomes not less than himself, not less of a person, but more of a person, more truly and perfectly himself: for his personality and individuality are perfected in their true order, the spiritual, interior order, of union with God, the principle of all perfection.”
—Thomas Merton (19151968)