wabi-sabi or called侘寂 in Chinese. It means not finished object that lasts forever. And it’s the imperfect that makes it beautiful and perfect. The thought originates from Japanese tea culture aesthetics. It also has to do with modest and harmony with nature. Our understanding of wabi-sabi starts from observing everyday things we use in our tea related objects and listening to what it’s telling our heart. After repeated observations and rumination we can quietly understand it’s meaning. Like this 800 year old earthen bowl.