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Resource name: /E-Library/Authors from Other Centers/Zackaria Moursi/English/Selections from Sri Aurobindo and The Mother.pdf
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Resource name: /E-Library/Authors from Other Centers/Zackaria Moursi/English/The Encounter.htm
The Encounter At the age of 23, studying on a doctoral scholarship in Germany, I had everything a young man wishes to possess: health, affluence and success. I had come two years earlier from Egypt to a different culture, but the change proved to be anything but a cultural "shock”. As a student, I had rented a room in the apartment of a highly educated woman, who, seeing how much I was taken by classical music, encouraged me to learn piano and introduced me to a German composer and author of some renown, who took up my education in literature and art, beside piano and music. All this was going on parallel to my actual engineering studies. Germany was t