Tips to remember, 休息, to rest
Characters for rest, 休息，are easy to remember even if you don’t respect the story. The first character contains the man 人 and the tree 木. The idea is a man who comes to stand near a tree to rest ：
The second, 息, includes 自, a part close to that of the eye 目, and the heart 心, the first represents the senses and the second the intellect, the brain.
We have a man who comes to rest near a tree to rest the senses and the brain. To rest in short. Of course, we can read these characters at various levels, psychological and spiritual for example.
27 May 2020