The Zen garden: one of the highest expressions of Japanese culture

Your Inspiration for Your Home The Zen garden: one of the highest expressions of Japanese culture

Karesansui-or Zen gardens-are one of the most famous elements of Japanese culture. Intended to stimulate meditation, these beautiful “dry gardens” are mainly made of sand and rocks. Thus, these spaces invite reflection on the meaning of life by posing an austere perspective on nature. Today, Zen gardens are not limited to historic Japanese temples, as …

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Japanese gardens to inspire you to have a ZEN space at home

Your Inspiration for Your Home Japanese gardens to inspire you to have a ZEN space at home

Gardens at home are the perfect excuse to enjoy a little peace. Who doesn’t need a place, however small, that invites you to forget everything? If anyone knows how to create places that invite peace and quiet, it’s Japan. And no, it is not necessary to have a large plot of land. Because taking care …

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Zen Gardens: More than 100 Decoration Ideas in the Oriental Style

Your Inspiration for Your Home Zen Gardens: More than 100 Decoration Ideas in the Oriental Style

If you have a garden at home perhaps one of the decorative ideas that we can most recommend is the Zen style. The oriental style never goes out of fashion and in the same way that a zen bedroom exudes charm, elegance and relaxation, the same can be achieved when it comes to a garden …

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Zen gardens: 6 ideas for small spaces

Your Inspiration for Your Home Zen gardens: 6 ideas for small spaces

Zen gardens are oriental-style landscape designs for meditation and relaxation, heavily influenced by Japanese culture. They are formed in dry, using in small thicknesses materials such as sand, rocks of rounded geometry and gravel of prismatic geometry, both of different sizes, with different kinds of plants planted in circular, square, rectangular pots or on the …

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What is a Zen Garden and why should you have one at home

Your Inspiration for Your Home What is a Zen Garden and why should you have one at home

The first thing that comes to mind when we think of a garden is a wide area full of greenery, plants and flowers. But Zen Gardens is not the case. Karesansui, or the Japanese or Zen Gardens are often known to consist of a dry feature such as stones and gravel, scarce furniture and vegetation …

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Zen Garden. All about ZEN decoration and its meaning

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Decorating a Zen garden is always beneficial to one’s health as these are spaces that are built for meditation and reflection. Wouldn’t it be good to know how to decorate a Zen garden to relax and feel calm? That is exactly what happens when you build your own Zen garden outside or even inside your …

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