The Real World

Monks or nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world - recording their impressions, and reflecting on definitions of 'reality'.

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20070127Series in which monks or nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world and record their impressions.

1/5. Sister Yolanda from the Poor Clares meets a family on a Liverpool housing estate. Poverty for her is voluntary - for the family there is no choice.

20070203Series in which monks or nuns leave their communities to mix in the real world. 2/6. Dominican Friar Tim Gardner joins the award-winning PR company Shine.
20070210Series in which monks or nuns leave their communities to mix in the real world. 3/5. Benedictine Fr Cadfan joins soccer fan Gary Edwards at Leeds FC.
20070217Series in which monks or nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world and record their impressions.

4/5. Buddhist nun Ani Lhamo on the newsdesk of the Herald in Glasgow.

20070224Series in which monks or nuns leave their communities to mix in the real world. 5/5. Buddhist nun Sister Santacitta out and about on a celebrity fashion shoot.
012006062020070127Sister Yolanda from the Poor Clares joins a family on a Liverpool housing estate. Poverty for her is voluntary - for the family there is no choice.
0220060627Tim Gardner, a Dominican Friar, joins the award-winning PR company, Shine.
0320060704Benedictine Fr Cadfan is with superfan Gary Edwards at Leeds FC.

Monks and nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world, record their impressions, and reflect on definitions of reality.

Monks and nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world, record their impressions, and reflect on definitions of reality.

3/5. Benedictine Fr Cadfan is with superfan Gary Edwards at Leeds FC.

0420060711Buddhist nun Ani Lhamo on the newsdesk of the Herald in Glasgow.

Monks or nuns from Christian and Buddhist traditions leave their communities to mix in the real world. 4/5. Buddhist nun Ani Lhamo on the newsdesk of the Herald in Glasgow.

05 LAST20060718Buddhist nun Sister Santacitta is out and about on a celebrity fashion shoot.