Kintsugi: or how to embrace your flaws or failure and through them become stronger?

Have you heard about this beautiful Japanese art of repairing broken pottery by mending the areas of breakage with lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver or platinum? It’s called Kintsugi, and the word comes from the Japanese Kin (gold) and Tsugi (joint), and therefore literally means joint with gold. The art of Kintsugi is called Kintsukuroi, meaning “gold mending”. It is a beautiful way to give a particular object a new life and a new beauty. Continue reading “Kintsugi: or how to embrace your flaws or failure and through them become stronger?”