井河

井河
'Like the well and the river', indicating the impermanence of life. The 'well ' refers to the legend of the man who running away from a mad elephant fell into a well; the 'river ' to a great tree growing on the river bank yet blown over by the wind.

Chinese Buddhist terms dictionary (Chinese-English). . 2006.

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