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The importance of receiving guests as a religious duty is highlighted by the fact that the guesthouses were often erected within the first phase of the cloistral building programme.
The monastic cathedrals were reorganised with new communities of cannons, and although many of the shrines were despoiled and some of the cloistral buildings demolished, the cathedral churches themselves survived.
Returning to home base Taipei after a sojourn in Tokyo to make his Ozu homage Cafe Lumiere (2003), Hou produced a portmanteau film that serves as a retrospective of his career, each of its three stories recalling a successive period of Hou's cinematic development; the respective locations (rural, cloistral, urban) and epochs (1966, 1911, 2005) in which each tale is set mirror crucial aspects of an important work in three periods of the director's career.
The classic answer to this question, as provided by Max Weber in The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, is that cloistral asceticism came to be replaced by "ascetic Protestantism"--by an asceticism, that is, that "slammed the door of the monastery behind it, and undertook to penetrate .
Bradley avoids Pater's precious way of putting it, but his idea of poetry as a realm detached from ordinary life comes to much the same thing as Pater's description of it as "a sort of cloistral refuge from a certain vulgarity in the actual world.
The classic answer to this question, as provided by Max Weber in The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, is that cloistral asceticism carne to be replaced by "ascetic Protestantism"--by an asceticism, that is, that "slammed the door of the monastery behind it, and undertook to penetrate .