Cross the moon bridge beyond the bamboo curtain to begin your tranquil journey.
Happy Koi mingle in the pond.
A mini-forest of Bonsai “towers”.
The bamboo tube of the shishi-odoshi “scare a deer” strikes the stone to make noise.
Enter Seifu An “the arbor of the pure breeze”, an authentic tea house built in Kyoto, Japan circa 1960.
Stairs lead you to the Zen garden for a final moment of contemplation.
Domo arigato : )
Photos courtesy of Judy Lesko.
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