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My philosophy of Japanese gardens design

        Most people consider the garden as a place to live and a great tool to forge social ties, encouraging friendliness and hospitality. This activity maintains their health, contributes to their well-being, it is a source of emotions appealing to all … Continue reading

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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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Introductory offer – training video “setting stones”

         The entirety to know about the art of “setting stones”, or how to create the structure of an authentic Japanese garden, is now online on the e-learning platform of JAPANESE GARDEN INSTITUTE. I propose a INTRODUCTORY OFFER for this … Continue reading

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How is the quality of a Japanese garden defined ?

         In fact, it is extremely simple ! A quality Japanese garden is when we are able to ask us the question at the sight of what unfolds in front of our eyes… Nature or garden ? Such is the … Continue reading

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New video – Urasenke Kyoto

         A new video 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 among the community of the “NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN” Academy … ! … Continue reading

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New video – Minokō

         A new video 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 among the community of the “NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN” Academy … ! … 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 6

         Today again, a pleasant and beautiful sunny day of Indian summer is coming, and we take the path to Northeast Kyoto, starting with a pearl that I like, Renge-ji … We continue with a beautiful hermitage, entrusted today to … Continue reading

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Japan 2016 – Day 6 – Tokyo & secret “roji”

         Today, the big city, Tokyo … that I leave as quickly as possible to the sea and quiet of a pearl nestled in the forest … a secret roji. There are no words … All I can say is, … Continue reading

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Japan 2016 – Day 5 – Okazaki-ku

        This morning, still with my bicycle, towards the east of Kyoto, a very wooded area, in complete harmony with nature nearby. The ubiquitous water drawn from Lake Biwa, seeps, springs and flows, one feels run under our feet. We guess … Continue reading

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