Schlagwort: Legenden

                                         The JUDGE LION   In those remote times, in the great forest, the animals declared an elderly lion to be a judge. In the quarrels the Lion gives the judgment and passes the sentence. The sentence is always the same. The loser receives twenty hits on his butt, from the Lion himself. Once, one […]

Once, in the great China Empire in the province of Shandong, there lived a left-handed boy Sev Lin, who had an extraordinary ability of painting. His father brought him for apprentice in the private school of a renowned painter. The master-painter recognized in short time the boy’s talent, and became envious. „No, that is not […]

A PROMISE     Once in the time of great drought, a peasant Xiang had no rice to nourish his family, and even no money to buy it. He went to the feud ruler of Wu ( who was also a river keeper) to borrow four sacks of rice. The feud ruler said: “Soon, I […]

          Life is made up of the small simple things. Therefore, only the petty and simple-minded people lacking of subtlety, and the people with narrow interests, perform well and realize all goals through their lives.  They do observe all trifles and perceive every stone in their path, exploiting every opportunity.   On […]

  Wenn jemand vom Vorstand des BDSÄ mich anruft, ein E-Mail sendet oder auch eine SMS, spüre ich jene Unruhe, von der ich meine, dass sie weder von Helga, Dietrich, Eberhard, Jürgen noch von mir kommt. Ich bewundere meine Vorstandskollegen. Sie melden sich, und alle, die ich kenne, spüren diese Unruhe, fühlen sich zu ihr […]

  Ich stehe am Ufer der Stepenitz und schaue in das leicht getrübte Wasser. Eben noch war ich am neuen Kreisverkehr vorbei gekommen. Nun sind wir also mit zwei Kreisen ausgestattet. Als Kreisstadt eigentlich etwas wenig, hatte ich noch so gedacht. Andererseits reicht das auch wieder aus, es dreht sich ja sowieso oft genug alles […]

  An ancient Zen story describes a despondent horse, which lies down and no longer wants to learn to get up. The desperate owner, after trying everything, calls the horse-healer. After the profound examination of the horse, he states: „Such cases are serious; let’s try for a couple of days with these plants. If it […]

Rollende Statuetten (Waltrud-Wamser-Kraznai)

Wamser-Krasznai Dr. med. Dr. phil. Waltrud 21. Mai 2019

  Was rollt denn da? Fahrzeuge natürlich, aber auch Lebewesen. Wie sind die im Altertum entstandenen rollenden Objekte zu deuten? Als Spielzeug, Kultgegenstände, Grabbeigaben? Sehen wir uns rollende Statuetten der Antike daraufhin an und versuchen uns selbst eine Meinung zu bilden. Karren und Wagen sind seit vorgeschichtlicher Zeit mit Hilfe von Rädern beweglich. Auf sie […]

In the small town of Wushu, there lives a very rich merchant named Xíguàn. Once, he demands an old Zen Master to teach his son how to avoid bad habits.  The Master takes the young man to walk in the neighboring wood. Suddenly, he halts at one place and asks the young man to clear a  […]

Water (Shui)                                    The Chinese pictogram for water represents a straight vertical line as a river  with sloping small tributaries. If they wanted to rest, teachers and their pupils have always chosen a place nearby a river. Water runs, and […]