1. A deep respect of nature, regarding creation as the fifth Gospel.
2. Quiet care for all living things.
3. The love of learning.
4. A wonder-lust, or migratory nature.
5. Love of silence and solitude.
6. Understanding of time, as a sacred reality.
7. An appreciation of ordinary life, worshipping God through everyday life, and with great joy.
8. The value of family and clan affiliation,and especially spiritual ties of soul friends(anamchara).