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Aging as a spiritual practice

L. Richmond

Aging as a spiritual practice

a contemplative guide to growing older and wiser

by L. Richmond

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Published by Gotham Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging,
  • Buddhism,
  • Spiritual life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-243).

    StatementLewis Richmond
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ5435 .R53 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 243 p. ;
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25314084M
    ISBN 101592406904
    ISBN 109781592406906
    LC Control Number2011032723
    OCLC/WorldCa729341466

    Book Description. Explore the spiritual dimensions of aging through science, theory, and practice! During the later years of life, many people devote energy to a process of spiritual . A spiritual affirmation that provides a welcome alternative to the prevailing belief that maintaining the appearance of youth as long as possible is an antidote to aging. Pub Date: Jan. 5th, ISBN: Author: Lewis Richmond.

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