JGarden Logo
search


 

shop

Buy it from Amazon
Wabi-Sabi: for artists, designers, poets and philosophers
Koren, Leonard
[JGarden Bibliography]

browse

gardens
tools
JOJG articles New Section
web articles
features archive
plants
books, etc.
designers
suppliers
organizations
biographies
glossary
timeline
links

jgarden news

Keep up with JGarden changes and news!

Subscribe to our monthly newsletter:


gardens tools resources


Gansenji
Name:Gansenji  
Alternate Name: 
Address: 
Mailing Address: 
City:Osaka-shi 
State:Osaka-hu 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Phone: 
Fax: 
E-Mail: 
Contact: 
Designer(s):Date Masamune 
Contruction Date:17th century 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours: 
Admission: 
Added to JGarden:1/1/1998 
Last Updated:3/25/2001 
JGarden Description:A shukkei karesansui garden. Stroll garden with upright grounpings and streams as well as a deep valley between mountains. 




Years ago I went into retirement
and built this place beside the mountain.
Among the trees there is no worldly noise;
beneath the eaves, the tranquil flow of a stream...

  Ishikawa Jozan
  founder of Shisendo
  trans. by Jonathon Chaves
  17th century

©1996-2002, Robert Cheetham; ©2020 Japanese Garden Research Network, Inc.
Contact Us Site Index Privacy Policy