Nothing stands still in Nature. Everywhere
transformation proceeds relentlessly
from season to season, from one point in time to another. We're
just too busy
with other minor things to appreciate Nature's colossal beauty.
fail to take note of the inner law of Nature that moves us all,
one that commands
every form of life at all stages...from birth to growth to decay.
Such a transformation of forms, shapes
and textures reflects the absolute
truth of state of change, and confirms 13uddhism's teaching on
of life and its everchanging essence. 1311 beings are subject
to the unyielding
Law of Nature, seeing to it that they move to their pre-destined
end...from birth to growth to decay.