After five days of fasting, what I found was not something like detoxification as I expected. The great finding was not in the outcome but in the process itself.
The moment I got awake on the bed, and know that it’s New Year’s Eve, my eyes got wide open,…
Having meal companion make it tastier and feeds your heart. That was something we tend to take as granted, but it has become something precious under the pandemic.
Their unshakable confidence and the sharp look in the eyes derive,
I guess, partly from their food.
The nuns I saw were also quite human. Quietly sitting in meditation was not their only life.
As if they were saying, “That’s all right like this.”
I got to see the other side of this sanctuary mountain, a mundane scene of Koya – it reminded me that spirit is in something mundane.