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I recently learned about Wabi-Sabi.

A Japanese world view centered on acceptance of transience and imperfection.

This video I made from 2009 might come close to capturing one of those moments.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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That was a wonderful video. I loved it in 2009. This kind of videography is actually super marketable. I think.

Love you brother!

Comment by Maggie Sun Jan 1 16:52:23 2017
Very nice video, although too short! The concept of wabi-sabi and accepting imperfection and transience is a core tenet of Buddhism.
Comment by Nayan Sun Jan 1 20:26:19 2017

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