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eBooks

eBooks

This is an overview of the e-books we have published so far. We are continuously working on new e-books. We have three garden categories – famous gardens, secret gardens and private gardens.

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Elements

Elements

What makes a Japanese garden a Japanese garden? As you already know: To a Japanese gardener, a stone isn't just a stone. He carefully selects the elements of his garden and is very attentive to detail...

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Explanations

The history of Japan's gardens is also the history of Japan's culture. We take a look at the cultural and religious developments that influenced Japanese gardens, explain the structure...

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Our Vision

Our Vision

We want people in and outside of Japan to not only to enjoy the beauty of Japanese gardens, but also to understand where they come from and why they were built. Even more, we want the world to see...

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About Us

About Us

Meet the heads behind Real Japanese Gardens. Keizo Hayano, a Japanese garden designer with 20 years experience under his belt. He studied the fine arts in Kyoto and loves small intimate...

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