Notes on the Geography of Japan: Ryoanji: Photo 5
That's it, folks! The height of the wall declines a few inches, making the garden seem larger than it is. But what is it, you ask? Abbot Mutsukura said that it was "the garden of nothingness." It's as big a jump from the paradise gardens in previous folders as is the naturalistic English garden from the geometric gardens of the Continent.
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