Tomás Sánchez is a Cuban painter and engraver, known for his landscapes. Sánchez is the most valued of live Cuban painters. Usually critics and curators have linked their work to the experience of meditation. Wikipedia
GINKGO TREE TUNNEL, JAPAN Ginkgo biloba is a highly venerated tree in Japan.This tree is regarded as " the bearer of hope ", "the survivor", "the living fossil"
Also known as the "tree of life", Baobab trees, found in Africa and India, can live for several thousand years. They have little wood fiber, but can store large quantities of water.
June 10 full length by GungFace ...an enormous 15 metre tall baobab tree sculpture in Southbank, as part of the Festival of the World exhibition. Each ring is made by people and material from around the globe. I read up a little on its history - the baobab tree is the oldest living specimen in Africa, a symbol for meditation and community.