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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/10/11 Yugen cloudy impenetrability 2/10/11 Aesthetic Roots  Became mainstream aesthetic value around the time of the Heian period (794 - 1185)  Time of high imperial control and Chinese influence  The arts flourished especially poetry and literature 2/10/11 2/10/11 Translation  Mystery and depth  Beauty and gentle gracefulness  Hidden and merely suggested  Hard to find parallel in Western culture  Its essence is deeply rooted in the mind and emotion of the Japanese people 2/10/11 In Poetry  Originally called yojo  Meant overtones  Not intended to be considered dark  Great mistake if cloudiness is taken for something experientially valueless or devoid of significance 2/10/11 Performing Arts  Classical Theater known as nogaku or noh dance  Mix of yugen and sabi  Current form originated in the Muromachi period (1336 - 1573) 2/10/11 2/10/11 Ryoanji  Ryoanji Temple is the site of Japan's most famous rock garden  The garden's date of construction is unknown and there are a number of speculations regarding its...
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