The Dance of Life: The Other Dimension of Time
He and his sidekick, Shih Te, are known as the laughing, ragged pair who left their poetry on stones, trees, farmhouses, and monastery walls, calling others to "the Cold Mountain way" of simple, honest, joyful living. J. P. Seaton takes a fresh look at these poets, as well as at Wang Fan-chih, who followed in the outsider tradition a few centuries later. Forceful and wry, all three condemn the excesses of mind and matter that prevent people from attaining true enlightenment. With a comprehensive introduction and commentary throughout, this collection points to where, in a world that's always moving and so full of suffering, stillness and clarity can be found.
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possible, but they do not under ordinary circumstances have to take into account
the fact that Einstein's time is relative and depends upon the speed with which
the clock is moving in relationship to the speed of light. Then there are also the ...
It didn't speed up and slow down to keep in sync with the people around them. As
a group, they were marked by their own tempo — geared to the personality, the
mood, and the situation. During emergencies — such as when the horse and the
Extensions speed up change, but slow down productivity, particularly of an
integrative, complex type. The other essential distinction is between experiencing
things sequentially or as discrete units. Again, the external sequential mode is
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The author provides a cross-cultural study of Time. Time "is an organizing frame for life". He re-tools this morphology and puts this corner of culture under a microscope. The attempt is to renew the ... Read full review
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