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rocks ( ^^)v Not sure about the composition though Other pictures of Japan, Kyoto (京都) and Shoden-ji (正伝寺).

Zen garden,Kyoto by herminia

Kyoto - Zen garden has 3 features, the sky, the land and the water. The water is represented by raked pebbles in ripples. Stones are the islands (land) and trees represent the sky or heaven. The gardens are quiet for contemplation

Water feature under the tree

PERFECTION - Stone basin & Japanese maple in autumn foliage, Ritsurin Park, Takamatsu, Japan. A great starter pond

Japan - Karesansui, or Japanese rock garden, is also called “dry landscape garden” or “zen garden.”

日本庭園 ~枯山水 苔庭:Japanese garden - karesansui Kokeniwa (Correlation with Japanese knitting: texture as in cabling combined with colour as in stranded yarn knitting, popular in Japanese knitting designs.