In this episode of the guided lectio divina podcast, we’re continuing our series on the ancient form of Chinese poetry called shan-shui, or Rivers-and-Mountains, using selections from The Mountain Poems of Hsieh Ling-yun. Today we’re using a selection from “Crossing the lake from South Mountain to North Mountain.”
Isn’t this how heaven and earth touch us,
this exquisite burgeoning forth of things:
young bamboo still wrapped in green slips
and new rushes fluttering purple flowers…?
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