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International Tea Day

Today is the first International Tea Day observed by United Nations. For this special occasion, with "Shelter in Place", we offer the merit of our silent tea meditation from home to all beings -- for their safety and health, for peace and love in the world on planet Earth.

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Painting without Images

People call calligraphy “a piece of painting without images, a piece of music without sounds, a stage without actors and actress and a building without components and materials.” Calligraphic works express essential elements of beauty — balance, proportion, variety, continuity, contrast, movement, change and harmony — through different shapes and forms of the lines, their… Continue reading Painting without Images

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Mount Taimu

Mount Taimu(太姥山)in Fuding (福鼎)was originally called tea mountain in China. When Emperor Yao(尧帝, 2356 - 2255 BC) was in power, a woman called Blue Lady lived there and grew "green grass", a plant that had been used in extracting dye indigo since ancient times. She was generous in sharing with people the tea she made… Continue reading Mount Taimu