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Ritsurin Ken
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Ritsurin Koen, Black Pine
Photo: Peni Havir



 
Alternate Name:Ritsurin Koen 
Address: 
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City:Takamatsu-shi 
State:Kagawa-ken 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=34.333; long=134.05
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Designer(s):Ikoma family restored by Matsudaira Yorishige 
Contruction Date:late 16th century (restored 1643) 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
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JGarden Description:Located on the island of Shikoku.




Other Web Sites http://www.holymtn.com/garden/gardenconnection.htm - A virtual tour of Ritsurin Koen hosted by Holy Mountain Trading Company. 




Aoyama Cemetary
Not the snows of Fuji
Nor the auspicious plume
    Of the white heron
Nor the sea-foam of Atami
    Is so white
As the cherries of Aoyama:
    Letting fall
The freshness of evanescence
    On the carved stones of the dead.

  John M. Steadman
  20th Century

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