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Gardens of China LA 211 - Winter 2011 The “Orient” - China Long Standing Civilization - more than 5000 years
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Suzhou and Tai Lake, China Confucius Temple in Qufu Confucianism (relationships, behavior, order Buddhism - 8% (meditation, basic elements of life) Daoism (spiritual side of Nature) Qi - the Breath - Energy Christianity 1-4% Islam 1-2%
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Qi Life Force or Spiritual Energy “Air” or “Breath” Yin Yang shade - sun heaven - earth
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Unformatted text preview: cloudy sunshine feminine masculine night - daytime Feng Shui - Wind and Water Balance of the Elements Gardens of China - The Sublime Microcosm of the Universe Mists of Guangxi Province in Southern China Designing a Garden was seen as an Intellectual Pursuit along with Music, Poetry and Painting CHINESE GARDENS Rather than imitate nature, gardens are recreated to be the ideal landscape in miniature....
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