Five meditations on the role of beauty in human life and its direct connection with the sacred--Provided by publisher.
119 p. ; 22 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
François Cheng was born in 1929 in Shangdong Province, China. He moved to France in 1949 and was elected to the Académie Française in 2002. A poet, essayist, calligrapher, and translator, he has also written several novels, two of which have been translated into English: The River Below and Green Mountain White Cloud .