Growth of Japanese Culture
Distinctive Japanese Arts summarized by Scott Burkland
What themes are reflected in Japanese arts?
Flowers Arranging and Gardening
Buddhists brought the art of flower arranging to Japan. Beauty of flowers were highlighted by people. Bonsai is the art of growing miniature trees or shrubs in small pots. Beauty of nature is what landscape gardeners tried to create. The gardens that are designed to help people think quietly are the Zen-inspired gardens. they are arranged with rocks and pathways and a few flowers. gardening and flower arranging is still is still important.
How to Write 'A Pivot' in Japanese Calligraphy
How did Japanese culture reflect an interest in natural beauty?