This is the garden of Ohara Sanzenin temple in Kyoto.
There are several cute “Warabe Jizo” in the moss.
They are guardian dieties of children. 34 more words
A few weeks back I reviewed David and Michiko Young’s book on Japanese architecture, and now I’m covering the companion book on gardens. As with the architecture book, it’s published by Tuttle and is copiously illustrated with colour photos taken by the authors. 422 more words