by aditya abhishek
In the world, Japanese garden or Zen garden are popular for following informal landscaping principles. However, this style of gardening originated in Korea or China.
These four elements; water, plants, rocks, and decorative ornaments are most commonly found in a Japanese style garden.
Japanese gardens are designed to create spritual ambience. Therefore, you can notice traditional buildings, beautiful waterfalls or lakes made up of rocks with a wooden bridge.
According to history records, the world's first Japanese garden came to existence during the Nara period. Two gardens of Nara period have been bound in excavations.
The most popular Japanese gardens that you must visit are: Kenroku-en (Kanazawa), Koraku-en (Okayama), Kairaku-en (Mito), Kokedera (Kyoto), etc.
Millions of people visit Japanese gardens every year. Visiting this garden helps in getting connected with nature & attaining mental peace.
The main purpose of creating a Japanese garden is to create a peaceful place where people can meditate easily.
So if you are busy in your daily schedule, but wants to take a break and recharge your energy then plan for visiting and spending few days in a Japanese garden.
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