Impermanence is a principle of harmony. When we don't struggle against it, we are in harmony with reality. — Pema Chödrön Photo credit: "A Monument to Impermanence," Jocelyn Erskine-Kellie, 2013.
To what shall I liken the world? Moonlight, reflected In dewdrops, Shaken from a crane's bill. — Dogen What are you noticing about impermanence? ... for Mindful Monday ... Source: Heine, Steven. The Zen Poetry of Dogen: Verses from the Mountain of Eternal Peace. Dharma Communications Press. 2005. Photo credit: "Crane," stephanie carter, 2006.
“The precious pot containing my riches becomes my teacher in the very moment it breaks.” --Milarepa What do you notice when the pot breaks or the proverbial rug is pulled out from under you? ... for Mindful Monday ... Photo credit: "My broken change pot," Thomas's pics, 2013.