Appreciate the principles of garden aesthetics as defined by Confucianism and Daoism. Take time with a meditative experience of feeling the invisible energies as well as the visible qualities of the Chinese garden.
As you stroll through beautiful gardens, find out about the function and place of gardens in East Asian society.
Symbols and the restorative energy of bamboo, pines, water lilies, and rocks will become obvious to you. Gain a deep appreciation for East Asian gardens with a
This is a walking tour. Location is wheelchair accessible. Please wear a hat and comfortable shoes and bring a water bottle. Meet at Ping Tom Memorial Park in Chinatown, 239 West 18th Street, Chicago, IL 60616 at the pagoda. Register here: https://www.infinityfoundation.org/chinese-garden-field-trip