Helen Palmer (nice_cup_of_tea) wrote,
Helen Palmer

Tea Tales

One shoudl drink tea while appreciating the fragrance of flowers, the brightness of the moon, the beauty of music. After drinking tea one will feel no longer be in a daze but feel as frank and as open as heaven and earth

atrributed to Seng-Jiao Ran, Tang Dynasty, Chinese monk (729-799)


Wow, the power of a nice cup of tea! I am not sure that i gain such heavenly equilibrium after drinking a cuppa, but it certainly helps one to stop and reflect in the middle of a busy day...

See all my tea tales here, being posted retrospectively to fill some lj gaps!
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