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Tenri Kaikan
Name:Tenri Kaikan 



 
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State:Tokyo-to 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.75; long=139.5
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Designer(s):Nagare Masayuki, sculptor 
Contruction Date:1961 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1999 
Last Updated:3/25/2001 
JGarden Description:This shukkei karesansui garden is located on the roof of a building. It is split into two parts. On the left is brown, crushed rock. On the right are white pebbles. Three large stones made of black, Swedish granite are distributed through the garden. Unlike most karesansui stones, these are not naturalized. They have retained evidence human work with some parts ground to a shine and others with polished, sharp edges.

12,912 sq ft.
 




Chanting the Nembutsu,
Coolness fills
Fields and mountains.

  Kyorai
  trans. by R.H. Blyth

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