Japanese gardens have always been the source of meditation. Different from the Western style garden Japanese garden have gained huge reputation among all those garden lovers who would love to see those landscape garden views in there households. Because Japanese garden provides a kind of soothing and meditative place, where you can just sit and relax while experiencing those long hours of meditation.
The most popular Zen and Shinto tradition of Japanese gardening is a cultural aspect that symbolizes the natural form of gardening where the specific use of from trees, shrubs, rocks, sand, artificial hills, ponds, and flowing water have been made in such a manner that it completely matches the artistic form of Japanese gardening.
Here are some specialities of Japanese Garden:-
With two kind of Japanese garden, Tsukiyami and Hiraniwa , which can be merged in your yard to make your garden a more meditative place you can get these form of Japanese theme in your garden with few specific guidiance which is essential while bringing up a similar form of Japanese Garden in your yard. The main trait of Japanese Tsukiyami Garden is that it is mainly consists of hills and ponds wherein, Japanese Hiraniwa Garden grown up without any hills, ponds and these are flat.
In Japanese garden, the water is symbolize as the main source of attraction, with all other things like rocks, water, moss, stones, hedges and fences, water is teamed with these element in such a form that the spirituality comes in every form wherever it appears. Waterfalls are the essential form of Japanese Garden, water has been used in many forms, either in the form of ponds, or streams, the use of water have done in such a manner that it tremendously increases the beauty of the garden.
After water, the pebbles or gravels hold other significance in Japanese theme gardens, Gravel are often used with water to arrange the direction of water and pebbles and stones create such a beautiful boundary that it looks like a Scenery and landscape look. A specific boarded view with those beautiful waterfalls rearranges the scenery of Japanese Garden in such a manner that it separates it from all those regular gardening schemes suggested by western world of garden.