Description of the App
Virtual visit to 33 of the most beautiful and breathtaking of Japan's Zen
Temples and Karesansui gardens with quotations from Buddhas teaching
and enriching Zen wisdom.
Some men are like letters carved in rock;
they easily give way to
anger and retain their angry thoughts for a long time.
Some men are like letters written in sand;
They give way to anger also, but their angry thoughts quickly pass
Some man are like letters written in running water;
they do not retain
their passing thoughts, they let abuse and uncomfortable gossip pass
by unnoticed, their minds are always pure and undisturbed.
Zen is a way of living and has become an inseparable part Japanese culture
and thinking. Zen holds that perfection is impossible, that simplicity
is ideal and that stillness and the spiritual should be cherished. Zen
meditation and Japanese gardens both have benefits, including stress relief,
purification of mind, energy conservation, better creativity,reduced depression
and improved relationships. The Zen garden, with stones, water bridges
and moss, helps to understand the nature and the benefits for humans living
in harmony with it. You can now download some of these wonderful Zen gardens
always having them with you on your iPad or iPhone.
Click on the first photo and choose from the thumbnail photos appearing under the large photo.
Upon reading the Zen quotation, close the text-window and visit the temple by clicking on the
large photo, enlarging and zooming.
Click on another thumbnail to visit the next Zen temple.
"Both the pictures and the quotes are excellent and bring a
peace and harmony that I would not otherwise have."
You can easy set your preferable photo as wallpaper
- Select the photo from the program what you like.
- Take a screenshot about the selected photo.
Press and hold the Home button (this is a button at center bottom of the iPhone/iPad).
Then press and release the Sleep/Wake button (the one on top of the iPhone/iPad).
The iPhone/iPad will flash briefly.
The screenshot will be saved to the Saved Photos folder.
- From the Home screen, select Settings.
- Select Wallpaper.
- Choose the Saved Photos folder and select the image.
- Move and adjust the picture with your fingers.
Use one finger to move an image around.
Use two fingers, pinching them together and widening them apart, to shrink or enlarge the picture.
- When you have finished and the image looking the way you like, select Set Wallpaper.