Rachmanut

Blessed in struggle through the darkness

Contemplating the consequences

of opening my eyes.

-jrb

 
 
“The Hebrew rachmanut [meaning mercy or compassion] comes from “rechem” womb. Compassion is feeling, almost physically, the reality of the other. It is a gentle virtue.” (Rabbi David Wolpe)
 
[Image: Chinese 100 blessing characters]
 
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