Spirituality and medicine are the worlds Brother Francis and his Canadian protégé, Andre, set out to explore in the vast country of India. They spend time in the region of the Dalai Lama, north India, then retreat to south India, and live at the innovative Christian ashram of the late Benedictine monk Bede Griffiths. Treating the sick and visiting medical clinics mortar together the two main regional experiences of their journey along with the friendship of the two main characters. Meanwhile, back at the monastery... (Book 4 in a series of 6 books.) View the VIDEO TRAILER for book 6 on YouTube at nightprayer.mov
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Brother Bernard Seif, SMC, EdD, DNM
Brother / Doctor Bernard Seif, SMC, EdD, DNM is a Christian monk in the Roman Catholic and Salesian traditions and Clinical Psychologist, Board Certified in Behavioral Medicine. He is also a Doctor of Natural Medicine specializing in Chinese Medicine with sub-specialties in Medical Qigong and Chinese medicinal herbs. Brother Bernard is certified as an Advanced Clinical Therapist and a Qigong Teacher by the National Qigong Association and is a Lifetime Professional member of that organization, past Ethics Chair, has served on the NQA Board of Directors, and is a member of the World Academic Society of Medical Qigong. The author belongs to the Pastoral Medical Association and enjoys writing monastic mystery books. Brother Bernard has studied in both the United States and Asia and gives workshops and retreats here and abroad.