Kennin-ji, a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan.
Deer - At Kasuga-Taisha
"Im Turning Japanese, I Think I'm Turning Japanese, I Really Think So...."
Zne garden with pond, Shoren-in temple
Small courtyard gardens known as tsubo niwas became popular in Japan during the 15th Century. The gardens were common in Japanese cities and were often found at the homes of wealthy merchants.
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Chicago Botanical Garden, Japanese Islands: Google Image Result for http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-zi8GFSMniCk/T1ETqqTTIqI/AAAAAAAABrA/qEMaZlUDNNM/s1600/Japanese-Garden4%255B1%255D.jpg
Japanese Black Pine - on my list of must-have plants to add to the yard.