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The Snape Maltings Experience

https://r1.dmtrk.net/41N2-12IEL-7F5Q4VY279/cr.aspx   If if you haven’t enjoyed this beautiful venue nows the time . There is an excellent YHA 2 miles away where you can camp in the garden , but the accommodation is excellent . There are special offers for a performance if your prepared to queue in the morning....
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Class a personal story

Short Story.      About Class.   My personal experience Let me begin with rather a sad tale. In many ways I was very lucky in the secondary school I attended. I was given a rather hard time in the primary, this was the 1948 and British solders were being blown up in Palestine,...
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JAN
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Sacred Silence meditation

Image credit: The Angelus (detail), Jean-François Millet, 1857–1859, Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week One   Action and Contemplation:Part One       Sacred SilenceThursday, January 9, 2020   Most of us who live in a capitalist culture, where everything is about competing...
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BBC outlook an inspired story

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3csyhzh   This series is always worth a listen listen and the pianist story is great 
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JAN
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Sustrans Stories from 2019

https://sustrans-info.org.uk/6EB-6NYFO-569UF4F76E/cr.aspx?v=1   If if you are a cyclist I urge you to join this organisation to help improve our cycling experience.
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JAN
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Inner silence meditation

Image credit: The Angelus (detail), Jean-François Millet, 1857–1859, Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week One   Action and Contemplation:Part One       Inner SilenceWednesday, January 8, 2020   Silence is not the absence of being; it is a kind of being itself....
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JAN
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Today’s meditation on silence

Image credit: The Angelus (detail), Jean-François Millet, 1857–1859, Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week One   Action and Contemplation:Part One       Silence, the Great TeacherTuesday, January 7, 2020   It seems like our society is at a low point in terms...
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JAN
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Animal Farm read by Timothy West

https://www.learnoutloud.com/Free-Audio-Video/Literature/European-Classics/Animal-Farm/4896   Sometimes just listening can be a different experience 
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JAN
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Wonderful movie of a classic tale

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cGzRf0Ow1qU   Animal Farm is a story about the corruption of greed and power presented here wonderfully 
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JAN
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Today’s meditation

Image credit: The Angelus (detail), Jean-François Millet, 1857–1859, Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week One   Action and Contemplation:Part One       An Embarrassing SilenceMonday, January 6, 2020   When I first learned contemplation in my Franciscan novitiate, I was taught a...
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The wonderful Neil Innes

https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=zL6R0dKoqAQ   With the passing of this lovely man , closes an important era of my life . The Bonzo Dog Band was one of the things that kept me in touch with my British roots when I lived in LA . a sense of humour  is so vital when you...
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JAN
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Festival Time

Festival Time
Hunnakah candles , Ajahn Cha , Christmas cards
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Out and About ....January 2020

Out and About In January 2020  Doesn’t that mean we are going to see more clearly?  About   A late Xmas card    I got a few cards from my friends in Steyning, where I brought up my family. The one from the famous Steyning Book Shop was particularly welcoming as...
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JAN
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Another London Bus Adventure

https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=vzALFKCEu6g   A friend turned me on to this bit of social history along a london bus route 
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Mornings meditation

Image credit: The Angelus (detail), Jean-François Millet, 1857–1859, Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France.   No images? Click here     AA             Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week One   Action and Contemplation:Part One       Our Foundational CommitmentSunday, January 5, 2020   The most important word in our Center’s name...
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JAN
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Meals on Wheels , cream roots

This is so simple and obvious I can’t understand why it’s not in the Culinary world.   Peel or scub Potatoes, sweet potatoes, and parsnips . Of course you could add carrots etc . But you may start to loose the individual vegtables flavour. cut into small dice and boil in...
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JAN
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BFI an excellent web sight

https://player.bfi.org.uk/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20200103-player-general-kermode-la-dolce-vita&utm_content=20200103-player-general-kermode-la-dolce-vita+CID_0ae9f6b32821c8154d0195070b28c0f0&utm_source=cm&utm_term=BFI   if your a movie buff this is the site for you 
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JAN
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More about reviving Christianity

Image credit: Healing of a Bleeding Woman (detail), Catacombs of Marcellinus and Peter, Rome, Italy.   No images? Click here         Richard Rohr's Daily Meditation From the Center for Action and Contemplation   Week Fifty-three   Summary: An Evolving Faith       A School for LoveFriday, January 3, 2020     Today, friend and CAC faculty member Brian McLaren continues describing the...
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JAN
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News from a Buddhist site

https://mailchi.mp/realizemedia/newsletter-jan-2020?e=f564cd327e   once again I can’t vouch for this organisation . But just to remind you that the Forest Sangha which has monasteries all over the world also offers retreats and  opportunities to stay , all without charge , just through donations . So explore what is on offer , and...
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JAN
02
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More from a Buddhist Sauce , it’s just as tasty as any other

Yhttps://mailchi.mp/realizemedia/kaira-jewel-lingo-2020-email3-non-usa?e=f564cd327e   This is fairly new to me , but I’ll pass it on as it looks interesting though it is a course with fees
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