“If I were asked to explain the Japanese spirit, I would say it is wild cherry blossoms glowing in the morning sun!”
— Motoori Norinaga –
The hanami (sakura viewing) period in Japan is almost over, but hard to forget! Here are some photographs to keep your memories alive…or to get you inspired for the next year!
“The cherries’ only fault: the crowds that gather when they bloom”
— Saigyo –