Karma Rider

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Karma Rider

This show went completely under the radar.

I really like this story. A Butterfly Lovers reboot or spinoff is not easy to make.  Not every one of the reboot or spinoff has as much impact as Denise Ho’s Butterfly Lovers’ Reincarnation.

The storytelling is done nicely. Honestly, the Chinese title (translates to “Teacher, I got it”), even the story, try not to emphasize the Butterfly Lovers’ angle. The story focuses more on the lesson taught by Buddha: the art of letting go.  Hating others ultimately means hating yourself, loving someone else more than yourself is also letting yourself stuck in a rut. The act, or even the art of, letting go is hard to achieve, let alone of mastering the craft. But, achieving that is such a sweet, sweet victory.

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