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The Divine Farmer's Renga
Price: Free! Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture, Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
The story of Chinese herbology is one of the longest and most fascinating adventures in human history. Alexander Lucksmith presents The Divine Farmer's Renga, a unique look at over 350 entries tied together with over one thousand haiku-style verses that will fascinate and inspire you in ways no other materia medica ever has.
Taste of Hanshan (Cold Mountain)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Chinese
Han Shan and Shi De are two inseparable characters in the history of Chan (Zen) Buddhism, forming one of the most favourite subjects of Oriental fine arts: Shi De is often pictured with a broom, and Han Shan with a scroll to represent two of many paths to Enlightenment—honest labour and scriptural studies. Their poems became famous Chan quotations to be a compulsory reading for Chan practitioners.