I love bowls - full bowls, empty bowls,light in bowls , on bowls, the world in my bowl , and most of all RYOKANS bowls and his bowl haikus.
Ryokans  Bowl -one out of many -
2nd of Ryokans bowl
walking in Ryokans bowl
mokugens gong
mokugens gong
oil 40x50cms After a retreat i was given this gong . I've been on many retreats - Zen Buddhist - and gongs and bells become a vivid part of the days of constant meditations and contemplations .