Therese had appeared herself in her brown garb and as monachal
Her thin hands were lying on her lap, her facial immobility had in it something monachal
. "In Russia," she went on, "all knowledge was tainted with falsehood.
and one would betake onelsef to a cell to make their monachal
devotion endure in that 'uzla." (23)
culture, dominated by temptations and demons, developed an optimistic perspective of the salvation of the individual: "Penitence is the daughter of reliance and the abjuration of despair." (John of the Ladder 1864: col.
The Neamt Monastery is the most ancient monachal
emplacement in Moldavia, as a result of monastical heritage left by Petru Mu[section]at, Alexander the Good and Stephen the Great.
There is a deliberate science of sensual perversity which has something almost monachal
in its accentuation of vice with horror, in its passionate devotion to passions.
"Rtsod pa: The Monachal
Disputation in Tibet", Indo-Iranian Journal, Vol.8, 1964.
This article attempts an approach to the history of the reading-writing practice in the monachal
communities during the 17th and 18th centuries.