Featuring calligraphy from Master Calligrapher Mr. Kawamoto, based in Kamakura Japan (the birthplace of Japanese Zen Buddhism). In collaboration with Miyata Printing, a third-generation letterpress printing studio in the heart of Tokyo. Botanical illustrations based on Yoshiko Yamamoto's 12 floral woodblock images. Oak calendar stands made by Dard Hunter Studios.
Page size: 5.5 x 5.5. May not work with previous woodblock stands.
Included Zen messages are:
January: 日々是好日 Each day, this day, is good
February: 松無古今色 Pine Trees, now or in the past, do not change their color
March: 春光日々新 Each spring day brings renewal
April: 桜花無尽蔵 Cherry blossoms, fragile, behold eternity
May: 和敬清寂 Harmony Respect Purity Tranquility
June: 行雲流水 Clouds float Rivers flow
July: 喝 "Kaa!" (Be here, Be now)
August: 心静即身涼 Quiet Mind Calm Body
September: 本来無一物 In essence, all is nothing
October: 一粒万々倍 A single grain becomes ten thousand
November: 経霜楓林紅 Through frost, maple leaves turn crimson
December: 一期一会 One moment One meeting