The Little Pine Tree

The little pine tree
puts on a show
autumn wind

(松苗のけばけばしさよ秋の風)

Kobayashi Issa (小林一茶) ,1804.

The little pine tree. Photo © @KyotoDailyPhoto

Dusk falls on Tenju-an (天授庵).

The pine symbolizes (among other things) friendship & constancy during difficult times. #Kyoto

Photo from @KyotoDailyPhoto



Categories: Art, Ch'an / Seon / Zen, History

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1 reply

  1. TRY THIS: CLICK ON KYOTO PINE TREE PHOTO…
    IT’S QUITE SWEET, & IN KYOTO!
    DID YOU EVER GET THERE?

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