Entrance of Japanese tea room

baisao: “ The original entrance of Japanese tea rooms was through a low door, symbolizing humility as all who entered the room had to bow/lower themselves, regardless of rank or status” (Photo by.

Tatami room at Tofuku-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan

Tatami room at Tofuku-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan - Tatami equivalents? And screen separators

Hydrangea road in Miyazaki, Japan

Hydrangea road in Miyazaki, Japan. This is a real place? A road filled with my favorite flowers?

Silver Japanese hair ornament with tortoise shell teeth, ca 1915. Marvelous comb design in silver with incised design of chrysanthemums. Taisho period.

Silver Japanese hair ornament with tortoise shell teeth, ca Marvelous comb design in silver with incised design of chrysanthemums.

Shisen-do, Kyoto, Japan 詩仙堂 京都

Shisen-do, Kyoto, Japan 詩仙堂 京都 walk through the doors and find peace and relaxation

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Kiyosumi teahouse (This is not a shrine, but I wanted to pin it here anyway. We went to this garden with my students during summer school last year.

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