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epub |eng | 2009-07-14 | Author:Griffis William Elliot [Elliot, Griffis William]

Then all sat down on their tails, propped upright on one fin, and produced their fans to cool themselves off. The lobster pulled off the candle stump and ate it ...
( Category: Japanese October 8,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Quan Manh Ha

* * * Anyone who visited the village and asked about Tuc would hear the story of her out-of-wedlock pregnancy. She had been lovesick and gone crazy and left the ...
( Category: Asian August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-02 | Author:Yukio Mishima

4. When the lieutenant at last turned away, it was not from weariness. For one thing, he was anxious not to undermine the considerable strength he would need in carrying ...
( Category: Japanese August 5,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2020-03-30 | Author:Daisetsu Teitaro Suzuki [Suzuki, Daisetsu Teitaro]

Unmon’s view of “timeless time” and Setchō’s view of Emptiness or Void (sunyata) after all point in the same direction, and when this direction is recognized we are all able ...
( Category: Sacred Writings July 29,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2013-03-31 | Author:Kobayashi Takiji

In the Union 1 Crossing a sunken road that separates the city center from the working- class suburbs and climbing up a riverside road, one reaches a jumbled mass of ...
( Category: Japanese July 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2007-02-13 | Author:Sam Hamill [Hamill, Sam]

THE PRIEST MANSEI (CA. 730) IF pressed to compare this brief life, I might declare: It’s like the boat that crossed this morning’s harbor, leaving no mark on the world. ...
( Category: Chinese July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-14 | Author:Feng, Menglong;Yang, Yunqin.;Yang, Shuhui.;

At the time, the Song dynasty had just wiped out the Jurchens with the aid of the Mongolian army. However, following the advice of Zhao Fan and Zhao Kui, the ...
( Category: Asian American Studies July 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-26 | Author:James Mallinson & Mark Singleton

SEVEN Mantra The use of verbal formulas called mantras to bring about worldly and soteriological aims has a pre-eminent place in almost all Indian religious traditions.1 It is central to ...
( Category: Indian July 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2006-05-25 | Author:Pu Songling

66 MYNAH BIRD Wang Fenbin once told this story about a man in his native town who kept a mynah bird. The man taught it to speak, and they became ...
( Category: Chinese July 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-01 | Author:Peter Macmillan

24 The Bow of the Crescent Moon Despite the somewhat far-fetched ending, Episode 24 is one of the most poignant of the Tales. Like Episode 23 (see the commentary above), ...
( Category: Japanese July 16,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Philippe Paquet

We Are All Chinese Simon Leys had placed Chinese Shadows under the patronage of Lu Xun, or Lu Hsun, quoting as an epigraph40 the passage in which Lu Xun, who ...
( Category: Australian & Oceanian July 8,2020 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2020-06-01 | Author:Keiichiro Hirano [Hirano, Keiichiro]

Rié received word from Kido that, although he still hadn’t figured out X’s identity, he had made some progress with the case. As apprehensive as she was to learn the ...
( Category: Japanese July 8,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rebecca Otowa

Uncle Trash LOCAL MAN GETS ATTENTION Yomitori News, May 20 Aresident of Setagaya Ward has been the focus of neighborhood attention recently. Mr. Kenzo Nishimura, age 75, has earned the ...
( Category: Japanese July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-19 | Author:Tara A. Devlin [Devlin, Tara A.]

While the story presented in Young Lady was much closer to the legend in its present form thanks to these changes, it wasn’t until two years later in the August ...
( Category: Japanese July 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-09 | Author:Tara A. Devlin [Devlin, Tara A.]

Game Brain Do you like video games? Of course, video games are fun, but if you play them constantly, it’s dangerous for your health. If you play games every day ...
( Category: Folklore July 6,2020 )