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Author Johnson, Norris Brock, 1942-

Title Tenryū-ji : life and spirit of a Kyōto garden / Norris Brock Johnson
Edition First edition
Published Berkeley, Calif. : Stone Bridge Press, 2012


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Description 367 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Mountains, water, and fragrant trees -- Death, dream, and the genesis of a temple -- Clouds of flowers preserve the way -- A pond of shadow and shimmering stones -- Footprints in the sky -- Settling flowers of ice -- Bridge to Buddha-nature -- Sitting in the garden -- Anchors along the journey -- The Dragon Gate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-358) and index
Subject Tenryūji (Kyoto, Japan)
Zen temples -- Japan -- Kyoto.
Gardens, Japanese -- Japan -- Kyoto.
Gardens, Japanese -- Zen influences.
Church gardens -- Japan -- Kyoto.
LC no. 2011044825
ISBN 9781611720044
Other Titles Life and spirit of a Kyoto garden