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New video – “Natsume gata” basin

         A new video – all you need to know on the Natsume-gata basin – is now on the e-learning Platform of JAPANESE GARDEN INSTITUTE ! To watch it, rendez-vous at this adress : http://www.japanese-garden-institute.com/elearning/ Looking forward to having you … Continue reading

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Second tsuboniwa creation in the Shizen no sei Garden – Part 3

        Now, under extremely clement skies for this late September, it is the home stretch for our second tsuboniwa in Shizen no sei Garden. Depending on the space that had been delimited… … this last part has started with the granit … Continue reading

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The healer garden …
Creation of therapeutic Japanese gardens

        As a human being, nature does not belong to us, we make only a part. It is essential for our life and for our survival ! It is increasingly urgent that we become aware, as to continue to exploit, to … Continue reading

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Second tsuboniwa creation in the Shizen no sei Garden – Part 1

         We are now ready to move on to creating our second tsuboniwa, a tsukubai that will take place in a corner of the garden enjoying the morning sun and lying in the shade early in the afternoon. We spent … Continue reading

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Western and reductionist view of the Japanese garden

        The Japanese garden is not only a raked gravel area, a basin, a lantern and a pruned tree ! What wrong vision, limited and simplistic !!! Just like the Japanese garden is not only the Zen garden ! Each time, … Continue reading

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Internship of creation of small Japanese garden – Tsuboniwa

      By this weekend, the school “Niwaki Inspiration ZEN”, in the Garden “Shizen no sei tei-en”, has hosted its first student, arrived from Switzerland, passionate for Japanese gardens and teacher of visual arts, to create a genuine tsuboniwa, like the famous … Continue reading

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