Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Carthusians
















I found this rather beautiful series of photograhs of Carthusian monks and nuns click here to see more and then I am afraid you have to search a bit yourself for the "diaporama".
It is not a difficult as finding the The Grand Chatreuse on a snowy winter's day but persistence will be its own reward.

3 comments:

Hebdomadary said...

Wow. That may be a bit verbose for an admirer of Carthusianism, but pictures like that leave one speechless. Wow.

Physiocrat said...

I think there is a film about them at the Duke of York cinema in Brighton soon - anyone know when?

Physiocrat said...

Film "The Great Silence" is on 31 March

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