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From a mountain monastery -- Paul Haller grew up Catholic in Belfast, and his pursuit of meaning has since taken him around the world. Now a Zen priest, Zen practice and teaching became Paul's calling. -- Duration: 49 minutes 22 seconds

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Sandy Mackinnon's fantastic voyage through the canals of Europe -- Sandy Mackinnon was teaching at a school in the English countryside when he set off in a Mirror dinghy, intending to sail as far as Gloucester. -- Duration: 52 minutes 10 seconds

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