The following sepia photographs come from early 1900’s Okinawa.

couple portrait      



sepia photos, credit:  Rob Oechsle Collection

Okinawan houses with tiled roofs photographed in more recent times.

photo credit:  Marian Oshiro

Bijapur Indosan Sogenji Zen Monastery


Above, walking meditation by zen monks affiliated with Indozan-Sogenji Zen Monastery, India,  and below, the author with two Zen practitioners and shown is Bodhidamma, Head Monk and Abbot of Indozan, a Myoshinji One Drop Zen Temple,.