This enduring paintings of Russian spirituality has charmed numerous individuals with its story of a nineteenth-century peasant's quest for the key of prayer. Readers stick to this nameless pilgrim as he treks over the Steppes looking for the reply to the single compelling query: How does one pray always? via his trips, and less than the tutelage of a religious father, he turns into steadily extra open to the promptings of God, and sees pleasure and many at any place he is going. finally, he discovers different meanings and strategies of prayer as he travels to his final vacation spot, Jerusalem.
The method of a Pilgrim is a humble tale ripe for renewed appreciation at the present time. the new alterations in Russia have published the nice spiritual traditions of that land, and this paintings, freshly translated for contemporary occasions, is one of the most interesting examples of these centuries-old traditions.