Time present and time past
Are both perhaps present in time future,
And time future contained in time past.

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Circles of Time

Circles of Time

Jul 3, 2018-- In the Northern (and Southern) hemispheres, time is marked by seasonal changes, but in the forests of Bali the processes of growth and decay proceed at different rates all over the forest, all the time. According to Balinese theory, each living being moves on its own time scheme, and events occur when these touch, when things or creatures interact with one another. This view of time as applied to human life and the process of aging differs enormously from that of the West. Learn more here about the Balinese Middle World. (5195 reads)


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