A model for the people
I’ve been given a strange opportunity to make an English course based on what I would like the people of Shonai to become. My next challenge is to find what that would look like. Definitely a good problem to have.
The problem with having people in Shonai become what I would like them to become is that they would have to leave! At least temporarily. I think they need to see more of the world to see how well they’ve got it here, but also to see the opportunities on hand.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Hi, I’m Tim Bunting AKA the Kiwi Yamabushi, a New Zealander who became a Yamabushi Ascetic in the Dewa Sanzan mountains of north Japan. I’m part of the Yamabushido team, and we host life-altering Yamabushi training on the Dewa Sanzan (website link). People come to us for the ultimate mindfulness experience, to reach the next level, or simply connect with nature and themselves.
I’m on a mission to summit all 100 Famous Mountains of Yamagata Prefecture to spread the splendour of this fabulous location, and in dedication to all those who lost their lives out in nature, including my father.
On my daily blog I post thoughts of a practicing Yamabushi that I hope people can use to better themselves and live as fulfilling a life as possible.
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