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I picked up this version of the Philokalia because it s the actual translation of Dobrotolyubye that was so popular in Russia in the 18th and 19th centuries It is also the version that the Pilgrim in The Way of a Pilgrim and the Pilgrim Continues His Way had in his pocket It s also the one that is indirectly referenced in Salinger s Franny and Zooey Impossible to review a spiritual text like this one, but it s such a beautiful little book Recommended to anyone who wants to learnabout m I picked up this version of the Philokalia because it s the actual translation of Dobrotolyubye that was so popular in Russia in the 18th and 19th centuries It is also the version that the Pilgrim in The Way of a Pilgrim and the Pilgrim Continues His Way had in his pocket It s also the one that is indirectly referenced in Salinger s Franny and Zooey Impossible to review a spiritual text like this one, but it s such a beautiful little book Recommended to anyone who wants to learnabout mysticism in Orthodox Christianity or anyone looking to developof a spiritual or meditation practice If you are interested in the latter, I would recommend that you keep your mind open There is ancient wisdom in here that will show you how to have a better quality of life by guarding your mind and heart that is applicable to anyone.If, however, you want to learnabout hesychasm and how to actually do the prayer of the heart , you should read the following chapters in this order 1 all Nicephorus the Solitary2 Gregory of Sinai on Instructions of Hesychasts 3 St Simeon the New Theologian on faith and the three methods of attention and prayer excellent 4 The 100 chapters of directions of hesychasts by the monks Callistus and Ignatius Usado en La Oraci n Contemplativa P g.22 Usado en La Oraci n Contemplativa P g.22 The Philokalia is the masterwork texts of Eastern Orthodox Spirituality and should be read within the context of a monastic life and the church as whole. The propaganda writings of the orthodox Although very polished and well cleaned from the ugly parts it still gives a glimpse into the medieval mind of the oriental christian misogyny, imaginary friends and a terrible aversion to reason. {DOWNLOAD E-PUB} Í Writings from the Philokalia å The Philokalia is an important collection of writings by Fathers of the Eastern Church dating from the fourth to the fourteenth century It exists in three versions the Greek, complied in the eighteenth century the Slavonic and the RussianThe Russian text, translated by Bishop Theophan the Recluse in the nineteenth century, and consisting of five volumes with which a sixth is sometimes associated , is the most complete of all three versions It is the Russian text that has been used in translating into English this selection, which presents a range of Philokalia writings concerning the Jesus Prayer