Be More Bonsai: Change your life with the mindful practice of growing bonsai trees by Mark Akins
Discover how the art of growing bonsai trees can lead to a happier, more mindful way of life
Amid the chaos of modern life, the ancient art of tending to bonsai can bring calm and perspective.
The central tenets of this beautiful, meditative practice teach us patience, focus, calmness, perspective, planning, mindfulness and many more traits that can help us in our busy, challenging everyday lives.
This calming companion will guide you through:
* Caring for your own bonsai tree
* Applying the mindfulness of cultivating bonsai to everyday life
* The ancient Eastern philosophy of tending to bonsai
From the shedding of leaves representing the letting go of material possessions, to carefully tending to the bonsai roots just as we should our own core values, Be More Bonsai is filled with wisdom that you'll cherish every day.
Through the pages of this unique book, drawing on thousands of years of wisdom, elegant philosophy and a simpler, ancient way of life, we can all learn to Be More Bonsai.