Saturday, May 10, 2014

Bless the May 11 Mother's Day with " Holy " Japanese calligraphy

The name of this hydrangea is "kaleidoscope" first shipped two years ago.
Highest award of the "2012-2013 Japan Flower Selection" was given to this flower varieties.

Delicate form. And, pale color.  Sublime breed improvement.

Family dedicate flowers to Mother's Day.
With great gratitude.

I pray your mother is happy forever.

紫陽花の 八重咲く如く 彌つ代にを  いませわが背子 見つつ偲はむ
左大臣橘諸兄 (684 - 757)  万葉集

as hydrangea bloom over and over again prospered monarch many generations
  every time see a flower will be to glorify the fine of your   
Tachibana no Moroe (684 - 757)  Man'yōshū


マタイによる福音書 第6章 第27 - 29節

Which of you, by being anxious, can add one moment to his lifespan?
Why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow. 
Theydon't toil, neither do they spin,
yet I tell you that even Solomon in all his glory was not dressed like one of these.

Matthew 6:27 - 29

   " 聖 " (shō, or sei). It is translated as holy, sacred, consecration, sage, saint, saintly, etc.
   This character is written by Kanzi, Regular script.

   Etymology : Phono-semantic compound
    耳 (ear) + 呈 (appear)

This character reminds the saints.
It has a noble impression.

May be because feel through the five senses.

言問はぬ 木すら紫陽花 諸茅等が  練の村戸に あさむかえけり
大伴 家持 (740 - 744)  万葉集

even the tree that does'nt say a thing  hydrangea color is likely to change  it was deceived in variable mind  
Ōtomo no Yakamochi (740 - 744)  Man'yōshū

This video have introduced the hydrangea "kaleidoscope" .
The variety was developed in the provinces of Shimane Prefecture.

It is very rare.


ペテロの第一の手紙 第1章 第24 - 25節

For, "All flesh is like grass, and all of man's glory like the flower in the grass. 
The grass withers, and its flower falls;
but the Lord's word endures forever."

1 Peter 1:24 - 25

God bless you.