Sunday, September 25, 2005

Sacred Texts



Found Sacred Texts, a nice site which has plenty of beautiful religious texts.

http://www.sacred-texts.com/

But why, instead of putting the thread through the eye of the needle, should the Japanese maiden slip the eye of the needle over the point of the thread?
From

JAPAN, AN ATTEMPT AT INTERPRETATION

BY

LAFCADIO HEARN


I am now reading the Nihongi, an ancient text of the Shinto.

1 comment:

V Murthy said...

Another quote
To-day in Tôkyô an officer can scarcely rent even a very small house at less than 19 yen or 20 yen