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Through the Eastern Gate (2007)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 15 June 2007 (USA)
A documentary film about the aspirations, practices and ways of life of three young Westerners who follow three different eastern spiritual traditions.

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Credited cast:
His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trizen His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trizen
Aziz Abbatiello Aziz Abbatiello
Sherif Catalkaya Sherif Catalkaya ... (as Sheikh Sherif Catalkaya)
Yeshe Chodron Yeshe Chodron ... (as Sister Yeshe Chodron)
Thomas English Thomas English
Sheikh Nail Kesova Sheikh Nail Kesova
Tenzin Palmo Tenzin Palmo
Vivekananda Saraswati Vivekananda Saraswati ... (as Swami Vivekananda Saraswati)
Ronela Vainio Ronela Vainio
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Through the Eastern Gate is a documentary film about the aspirations, practices and ways of life of three young Westerners who follow three different eastern spiritual traditions. We also meet their teachers and other key figures in their lives. Written by Jacob de Wilde

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What moves young, educated people to give up their lives in material security for an uncertain spiritual quest?

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Not Rated
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Country:

Switzerland

Language:

Turkish | English | Tibetan

Release Date:

15 June 2007 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Bangkok, Thailand See more »

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1.78 : 1 / (standard definition)
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Features Tenzin Palmo who stayed for 12 years in retreat in the Himalaya. See more »

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