Kamo River – Water to divide life and death

Kamo River – Water to divide life and death

Posted by on Mar 5, 2016 in Blog, Landscape Architecture, Urbanism

In Japan,  people think that water sometimes becomes a border to divide two different worlds. Kamo River, which runs through Kyoto City, also used to be thought as the border to separate the world for the living from that for the dead. There was a crematory in the area called Toribeno. This area is located at […]