Shining a Light on Brokenness
The ancient Japanese art of Kintsugi is all about the beauty of brokenness. When a vessel is cracked, or even smashed to bits, Kintsugi is about piecing it back together with gold. Far from being perceived as flawed, the vessel, in its brokenness, is then considered better than before, even luminous.
What if mindfulness could help us to approach our own brokenness in this way? Just imagine the light…