#4978 - Monday, July 22, 2013 -
Editor: Gloria Lee
By Yuan Mei
(1716 - 1798)
English version by J. P. Seaton
(I saw in the mist a little village of a few tiled roofs and
joyfully admired it.)
There's a stream, and there's bamboo,
there's mulberry and
Mist-hid, clouded hamlet,
a mild, tranquil place.
Just a few
Just a few tiled roofs.
How many lives would I
live, to get
Night Blooming Cerus by Peter Shefler
To meditate means to go home to yourself.
Then you know how to take care of the things that are happening
and you know how to take care of the things that happen around
All meditation exercises are aimed at bringing you back to your
Without restoring your peace and calm and helping the world to
peace and calm, you cannot go very far in the practice.'"
~Thich Nhat Hanh
Sunlight fell upon the wall;
the wall received a
Why set your heart on a piece of
O simple one? Seek out the
which shines forever.