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Korakuen
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Alternate Name:Korakuen, Koraku-en 
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City:Okayama-shi 
State:Okayama-ken 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=34.65; long=133.9333
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Designer(s):Okayama Daimyo 
Contruction Date:mid 17th century 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
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While the roji is meant to be a passageway
Altogether outside this earthly life
How is it that people only contrive
To sprinkle it with the dust of the mind.

  Sen no Rikyu
  16th century

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