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(of stone especially) not given a finished form by or as if by hewing

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Unhewn wood is like the Dao in being natural and not anything in particular.
The Hanford culture workers may have been familiar with the Daodejing, in which the metaphor of the unhewn log refers to the natural state of the Tao; this familiarity with the text in translation could easily have resulted in a cultural translation wherein a display of an unhewn log in the temple was seen as intelligible and appropriate.
The effect of the tableaux was described in the Globe: "One is unconsciously taken back to the unhewn forests, and brought forward, step by step, through the gradual processes of our ever-growing civilization until we behold Toronto, the Queen City of a great Province, the centre of a thriving, populous agricultural district, a growing, stirring, unresting metropolis, the proud possessor of colleges of national repute, indomitable commercial pluck and enterprise, and vast material wealth.
CDATA[ Artist Assaf Kidron builds altar according to Torah specifications, of unhewn stones that no iron tool has been lifted upon.
Critiquing modern farming in his book Altars of Unhewn Stone, he showed us how, in this age of overwhelming information, we're actually losing wisdom.
Blue funnels the sun Each unhewn stone Every derelict stem Engenders Jerusalem
The multiple as such, unhewn and little unified, is not an epistemological monster, but on the contrary the ordinary lot of situations, including that of the ordinary scholar, regular knowledge, everyday work, in short our common object.
Two altars of unhewn stone, a three-wick pillar candle surrounded by hundreds of tea lights, rocking guitars and a sanctuary full of church leaders worshipping God with abandon.
In and around the city of Lalitpur there are thousands of Power-places (pitha or pigandyah) each consisting of a simple unhewn stone.
all unhewn as if not yet out of the gangue of the maker's mind--
In the center of the northern side of the courtyard was an altar, built of bricks and unhewn field stones.
The bards assembled at the Guildhall, and a procession was formed, which, led by the band of the 2nd Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers, marched through the streets to an open space in Argyle Street, where a circle marked by the orthodox unhewn stones, and further marked by a very unorthodox blue rope which encircled it, was arranged.
Such an eccentric move suits a modern artist whose work can resemble the relics of some bygone age: Dove's evocations of natural forces--particularly his omnipotent, pulsating suns--are primordial and unhewn.
A pattern I find pleasing is to hew joists down to 4" x 6" or 6" x 8", but leaving the bottom surface unhewn.