Category Archives: Techniques of niwaki

Training center in North America – Niwaki and Japanese gardens

         For your information and following more and more requests, I organize a training center in North America, in Canada. It will be located more precisely at Mont St Gregoire, on the outskirts of Montreal, Quebec, in a beautiful place, … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2017 – There are a few places left !

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Study tour in Japan 2017

        The study and initiatory tour SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR© 2017 will take place from next 31 October to 12 November. The registration limit is set to January 15, 2017 and I have to talk with people who wish to participate … Continue reading

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All true elegance…

        Coco Chanel said : “Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance…” And what is valid in fashion is also true for any artistic creation that wants to be elegant and refined. Do not be mistaken. All that is forced, … Continue reading

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The “NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN” Academy changes its name !

        Our life is punctuated with major turning points … It is the same for a professional activity especially when they are so intimately linked, and it is important to recognize these moments for what they are and to facilitate their … Continue reading

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Updated video – Midoritsumi

         A video was been updated on the e-learning Platform of JAPANESE GARDEN INSTITUTE ! Longer, more explanation … To watch it, rendez-vous at this adress : http://www.japanese-garden-institute.com/elearning/ Looking forward to having you among the community of the “NIWAKI Inspiration … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2016 – Day 12

        So here is the last day … dedicated in the morning to the visit of Tofoku-ji, with the creations of Mirei Shigemori, more contemporary but inscribing in the purest spirit of the Japanese garden … … and the afternoon devoted … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2016 – Day 11

         Already the penultimate day … What time pass quickly ! Today, with a mixed but mild weather, it is a bucolic day. Kyoto is a city full of charm, but here I am a little overdose with crowds, cars … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2016 – Day 10

        Good fresh weather this morning, so it is with the coat that we are heading east of Kyoto. But instead of the too touristy Nanzen-ji, we prefer a different temple and its elegant little garden, much quieter. We then stay … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL JAPAN NIWAKI TOUR 2016 – Day 9

         Here we go again this morning in search of sublime tea gardens, the theme of our study tour 2016. We start with the enormous Chion-in temple, which offers two charming gardens … In the second, oh surprise, we discover … Continue reading

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