|Lake near Thomas Merton's hermitage|
On an Orientalish note, Merton was intensely interested in Sufism, which he considered a "living" mystical tradition. A book, Merton and Sufism: The Untold Story from Fons Vitae highlights his relationship with Sufism.
|Abbey of Gethsemani after Compline|
|Book from Vons Vitae|