This powerful memoir tells the story of a Greek youth who, out of a desire to know the truth empirically, began to experiment in yoga, hypnotism, and various. Farasiotis’ spiritual memoir, The Gurus, the Old Man, and Elder Paisios, I’ll read reading of the young man’s book, Elder Paisios was a character in the young. 10 Jul Frederica discusses the book The Gurus, the Young Man, and Elder Paisios by Dionysios Farasiotis. – An episode of the Frederica Here and.

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This book is trying to compare christianity with hinduism and a little bit of buddhism. He clearly explains how the dark forces trap the innocent souls and drag them in the world of darkness and emptiness away fro I have indeed enjoyed reading this book.

The Gurus, the Young Man, and Elder Paisios by Dionysios Farasiotis

He did side comment that such a book is useful for people who are outside of Orthodoxy in that it can help them come to Orthodoxy Not much of a review but for a spiritual guide to orthodox Christianity this is quiet an accurate book of a man tail to looking everywhere for meaning to life. At moments I wanted to get out of his hardships and rejoice in his struggles.

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Can’t recommend highly enough. Elder Paisios was a great man, as was Ghandi, Mother Teresa, as is the Dalai Lama and SO many other wonderful spiritual figures, regardless of their beliefs. It is the spiritual journey of a Greek to the Orthodox Church. The Philokalia Kindle Edition.

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Eventually znd back to the Faith of toung forefathers—Orthodox Christianity—he visited the ancient monastic republic of Mount Athos in his native Greece, where he was brought to a knowledge of the Truth of Jesus Christ by the saintly Elder Paisios — Therefore, I would recommend this book to every struggling soul or anyone who turned away from God or keeps searching for the meaning of his existence.

But somehow, it’s worth more having read everything that precedes it. It is time to free yourself the gurus the young man and elder paisios the demonic forces.

What this young man experienced is not far from what I’ve experienced for 6 years. Set up a giveaway.

This was a deeply moving book, an education in the eldre the elder plays in the Orthodox tradition, and a revealing book regarding the spirituality of some of the gurus in India. This topic Forums Members Help Files. View or edit your browsing history.

I read it this summer and have passed it around the family. Most recent customer reviews. Certainly there are demons, and we contest against them, but should they be the stuff of this kind of literature?

May his holy prayers and intercessions to God help us all always. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

If you start reading and find it too hard to continue, please read the end. Thus, at the age of twenty-five, he embarked on a trip to India, where he undertook his search in the ashrams of three famous gurus, one of whom was worshipped as a god.

The only way to get a deeper experience than reading this book is to try it yourself. Anc is no attempt here to by syncretistic or accommodating: Trivia About The Gurus, the Yo It resonated so strongly for me because I have walked the same thw in my life. Here are a few thoughts on the strengths and weaknesses of the book, from my own personal point of view: Published 4 months ago. See all 83 reviews.