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My 90 days as an apprentice in the Japanese gardens of Kyoto
My 90 days as an apprentice in the Japanese gardens of Kyoto

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Today, I opened my diary for the first time since I returned from Japan 11 weeks ago. It helped me to travel back in time and although I don’t recall a lot of details of the flight, I can certainly feel how I felt then and there.   So now I am sitting on…
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Bushy-tailed turtles at Toji-in temple in Kyoto - what's not to like? #kyoto   #zensunday   #japan  
When I left the temple, I saw a lot of Japanese roof tiles (kawara 瓦), ornamental end pieces and ogre tiles called onigawara (鬼瓦) arranged on the ground under a tree. The temple just underwent major restoration work and the tiles were probably…

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When I left the temple, I saw a lot of Japanese roof tiles (kawara 瓦), ornamental end pieces and ogre tiles called onigawara (鬼瓦) arranged on the ground under a tree. The temple just underwent major restoration work and the tiles were probably…
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I find the grumpy dumpty Daruma paintings at Toji-in temple just hilarious. Join my easter egg hunt through Toji-in temple and be in for a real "eye opener"! 
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The first thing you see when after you take off your shoes at Toji-in temple is a huge daruma painting at the end of a long wooden corridor. The comical rendition of a seemingly grumpy Bhodidharma, with eyes wide open, surprises and and reliefs some of…

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The first thing you see when after you take off your shoes at Toji-in temple is a huge daruma painting at the end of a long wooden corridor. The comical rendition of a seemingly grumpy Bhodidharma, with eyes wide open, surprises and and reliefs some of…
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Check the Japan section at #alltop - and find 90daysinKyoto.com blog there among other great Japan blogs! Very excited! #blog #japan http://japan.alltop.com/
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Time travel with me to early April and discover the life of a Japanese garden apprentice from day Zero! #kyoto  
During my 90 Days in Kyoto, I didn't have enough time to post about all my adventures as a Japanese garden apprentice, so I would like to invite you to join me from the beginning! http://90daysinkyoto.com/2014/07/25/day-zero-the-kyoto-adventure-begins-with-the-help-of-time-travel/ #japanesegardens #kyoto #90daysinKyoto  
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During my 90 Days in Kyoto, I didn't have enough time to post about all my adventures as a Japanese garden apprentice, so I would like to invite you to join me from the beginning! http://90daysinkyoto.com/2014/07/25/day-zero-the-kyoto-adventure-begins-with-the-help-of-time-travel/ #japanesegardens #kyoto #90daysinKyoto  
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Dedication, Obsession - What I learnt from the wine documentary SOMM
http://wp.me/p3ODBq-61 #study   #dedication  
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