15 Sep '12, 9pm

The beautiful Bamboo Forest of Kyoto (photos) via @MrDaveLaws @Tiger_Beatle @penelopephoto

The beautiful Bamboo Forest of Kyoto (photos) via @MrDaveLaws @Tiger_Beatle @penelopephoto

Chlorophyll shadows and the soft whispering sway of bamboo trunks characterize the Arashiyama bamboo forest outside Kyoto, Japan. This beautiful grove is both peaceful and naturally aesthetic. Bamboo, an exotic, giant grass, is a rich and fascinating part of Japanese culture and has huge potential as a green resource. Photo: hslo Walking trails crisscross this bamboo forest, affording an excellent and picturesque view of the gigantic green poles and leafy canopy. It’s no wonder that bamboo has inspired Japanese artisans for centuries. Workshops in the area make bamboo baskets, cups, tea-whisks, chopsticks, and many other items used in the daily lives of the Japanese. Photo: Ajari Bamboo’s simple linear form is featured in teahouses, interior design, fences, martial arts, and music. By the 10th century, bamboo was already a crucial part of Japanese culture and considered “t...

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