Gardening

Zen Garden Design

by Mira Locher
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
Release Date: 2020-08-18
Genre: Gardening
Pages: 160 pages
ISBN 13: 1462922171
ISBN 10: 9781462922178
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle
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Synopsis : Zen Garden Design written by Mira Locher, published by Tuttle Publishing which was released on 2020-08-18. Download Zen Garden Design Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Mindful Spaces by Shunmyo Masuno - Japan's Leading Garden Designer Mira Locher, Shunmyo Masuno. the garden area to get a clear sense of the dimensions and ... 34 Close-up photographs of the garden viewed from the carefully crafted. -- Zen Buddhist priest Shunmyo Masuno understands that today's busy world leaves little time or space for self-reflection, but that a garden—even in the most urban of spaces—can provide some respite. In his words, "The garden is a special spiritual place where the mind dwells." With this in mind, Masuno has designed scores of spectacular Japanese gardens and landscapes with the aim of helping people achieve a balanced life in the 21st century. This book explores Masuno's design process and ideas, which are integral to his daily Zen training and teachings. It features 16 unique gardens and contemplative landscapes completed in six countries over as many years—all thoughtfully described and documented in full-color photos and drawings. Readers will also find insights on Masuno's philosophy of garden design and a conversation between the designer and famed architect Terunobu Fujimori. Zen Garden Design provides an in-depth examination of Masuno's gardens and landscapes—not just as beautiful spaces, but as places for meditation and contemplation.