“If we have a sharing mindset instead of being selfish, we can make this world a better place with the heart of “mottainai,” says Mariko Shinju, author of the children’s book Mottainai Grandma. This summer, the “Mottainai Grandma” books were released as a cartoon series for free in six languages: Japanese, English, Spanish, French, Chinese, and Hindi. Watch them with your little ones and explore the meaning of “Mottainai!”
Do you know the meaning of the word “to glean”? Do you know any gleaner? Are you one of them perhaps? This week we invite you to read the review of the beautiful and provoking documentary film “The gleaners and I” (Agnès Varda, 2000), and to share with us if there is something you like to glean.