Wabi-sabi: Beyond the Obvious

There is beauty in imperfection. This is one of the “Ways of Seeing.”

“Wabi-sabi reminds us that we are all transient beings on this planet—that our bodies, as well as the material world around us, are in the process of returning to dust. Nature’s cycles of growth, decay, and erosion are embodied in frayed edges, rust, liver spots. Through wabi-sabi, we learn to embrace both the glory and the melancholy found in these marks of passing time.”

(Via Wabi-Sabi: The Art Of Imperfection)

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