Meditations From A Monastery [Slow Radio]

Episodes

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01Silence2017102320200406 (R3)

Five 'slow radio' soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life. Tonight, in the first in the series, monks from Downside, Belmont and Pluscarden Abbeys meditate on the subject of silence, against a background of chant and sounds evocative of the peace and serenity of the monastery. The programmes allow the listener to appreciate life at a monk's pace, reflecting the gentleness and calm of monastic life. Listeners will hear musings from the monks themselves, interspersed with their singing and sounds from the natural world. The series is available for download as a podcast.

Five slow radio soundscapes featuring themes from the monastic life, starting with silence

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

01Silence20171023

Five slow radio soundscapes featuring themes from the monastic life, starting with silence

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

02Prayer2017102420200407 (R3)

Five 'slow radio' soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life, presenting an alternative to the hectic pace of modern daily life. Tonight, in the second in the series, monks from Downside, Belmont and Pluscarden Abbeys meditate on the subject of prayer, against a background of chant and sounds evocative of the peace and serenity of the monastery.

Five slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from the monastic life.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

02Prayer20171024

Five slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from the monastic life.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

03Work2017102520200408 (R3)

Five 'slow radio' soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life. Tonight, in the third in the series, monks from Downside, Belmont and Pluscarden Abbeys meditate on the subject of work, against a background of chant and sounds evocative of the peace and serenity of the monastery.
The programmes allow the listener to appreciate life at a monk's pace, reflecting the gentleness and calm of monastic life. Listeners will hear musings from the monks themselves, interspersed with their singing and sounds from the natural world. The series is available for download as a podcast.

Five slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

03Work20171025

Five slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

04Meditation2017102620200409 (R3)

Five 'slow radio' soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life. Tonight, in the fourth in the series, monks from Downside, Belmont and Pluscarden Abbeys meditate on the subject of meditation, against a background of chant and sounds evocative of the peace and serenity of the monastery.
The programmes allow the listener to appreciate life at a monk's pace, reflecting the gentleness and calm of monastic life, presenting an alternative to the hectic pace of modern daily life. Listeners will hear musings from the monks themselves, interspersed with their singing and sounds from the natural world. The series is available for download as a podcast.

Slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life, focusing on meditation.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

04Meditation20171026

Slow radio soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life, focusing on meditation.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

05Love2017102720200410 (R3)

Five 'slow radio' soundscapes, featuring themes from monastic life. Tonight, in the last in the series, monks from Downside, Belmont and Pluscarden Abbeys meditate on the subject of love, against a background of chant and sounds evocative of the peace and serenity of the monastery.
The programmes allow the listener to appreciate life at a monk's pace, reflecting the gentleness and calm of monastic life. Listeners will hear musings from the monks themselves, interspersed with their singing and sounds from the natural world. The series is available for download as a podcast.

Five slow radio landscapes, featuring themes from monastic life, focusing on love.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.

05Love20171027

Five slow radio landscapes, featuring themes from monastic life, focusing on love.

Tune in, drop out. It's time to go slow.