Shaking Buddha’s Hand & Awakening Wonder

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Shaking Buddha’s Hand

A splash of vibrant yellows appeared before my eyes. I stared at and then touched and shook what I was told was called Buddha’s Hand, a vegetable that adds zest to salads. For a moment, all the familiar vegetables around me faded as I was marveling at the multitude of fingers in the vegetable I have just encountered for the first time in my life of several decades. Continue reading »