Taste of life


To wonder and be surprised by the wonders of nature. This is the core of my existence.   I stood by the Norwegian coast high up north. The weather had been mild, sunny and pleasant, not too cold. The sky was clear blue. We were a little group building an old-style boat, inspired by a Viking ship. In a break, we looked out on the ocean view and the wonderful northern Norwegian landscape with high and impressive mountains surrounded by narrow strips of land. Here humans had survived under harsh living conditions......

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Matcha

The story of matcha tea tells how tea drinking became a meditation. TOM MICHAELSEN interviews SANDEH VON TUCHER who runs the Tushita Teahouse in Munich about matcha. Q: Matcha tea has become increasingly popular...

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Compost

LESSONS FROM THE GARDEN ALANDA GREENE on the wealth and continuity of life in the process of composting, and the power of death, transformation and rebirth. Today I feel wealthy. Knee-deep in richness. Standing...

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Evolving traditions

MEGHANA ANAND explores the intentions behind time-honored traditions and rituals.   Bonne Année! Frohes Neues Jahr! Xīnnián Kuàilè! Saal Mubarak! Happy New Year! Old memories cherished. New resolutions made. It’s the start of another...

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COLLECTOR'S EDITION 2017