Ensō

Calligraphy by Kanjuro Shibata XX
Calligraphy by Kanjuro Shibata XX

“O Zen empty spot. There is no thing which you are and nothing you are not.”

Ensō (円相) is the Japanese word meaning “circle” and conceptually associated with Zen. It symbolizes wholeness and completion, the cyclical nature of existence, the universe, and the void.

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