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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
Sundays 06:05-06:35
Rpt: Sunday 23:30-24:00
Each week the programme examines some of the larger questions of life, taking a spiritual theme and exploring it through music, prose and poetry.
Programme details: Sunday 5 August 2007
Spirituality and Interfaith Dialogue

Today's programme was presented by Mark Tully.

The readers were Emily Raymond, David Holt and Frank Stirling.

Readings:

Reading 1: Meditaion from the Book ‘Brother Christ’ by Sri Chinmoy. Dur: 41’’

Reading 2: ‘Listening Deeply To God’ by Fredrica R Halligan. Taken from ‘Exploring Spirituality in and Inter-religious Age’ published by Twenty-third publications.
Dur: 1’ 22’’

Reading 3: ‘Beside Still Waters: Jews, Christians, and the way of the Buddha’ edited by Harold Kasimow, John P. Keenan and Linda Klepinger Keenan. Dur: 1’ 21’’

Reading 4: ‘In Salutation to the Eternal Peace’ by Sarojini Nayadu. From ‘Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse’ Heineman. Dur: 1’ 17’’

Reading 5: An extract from ‘The Spirituality Revolution’ by David Tracey. Dur: 1’ 22’’


Music:

Music 1: ‘Cosmic Lament 1’ by John Tavener. Taken from The Album Lament for Jerusalem, NAXOS 8557826.
Dur: 1’14”

Music 2: ‘Love’ by Joni Mitchell. Taken from the album Wild Things Run Fast GEFFEN 9020192. Dur:3’46”

Music 3: ‘’Ensemble” by Dominique Vellard. Taken from the CD 11TH Century French Polyphony, Virgin Classics VC5451352 [1]. Dur: 2’54”

Music 4: “Divinire” by Ludovico Einaudi. Taken from the CD Divinire. Dur: 1’13”

Music 5: ‘La Mer’ by Claude Debussy. Taken from the CD La Mer, Nocturnes. DECCA 4364682 [1]. Dur: 1’57”

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