The office desk is one of the most stressful spaces for people. Whether you work at home or in an office building, most of your frustrations and worry happen while seated at your workstation. A great way to add some peace and mindfulness to your day is with our Miniature Zen Garden. It’s a Japanse Style Garden that provides the perfect way to bring calm and focus to any compact space, whether at home or at work.
The process of building the garden, incorporating the different Zen elements and raking the sand gives you a relaxing experience. The Garden is a beautiful decoration that serves a calming purpose, and promote meditation and finding your inner peace.
Meaning Of The Miniature Zen Garden
Sand And Gravel
Gravel and sand symbolizes water – purity, emptiness and distance.
The act of raking the gravel into a pattern of recalling waves or rippling water has an aesthetic function. Raking is meant to help practice concentration. Perfect lines are not easy to achieve so it’s a great way to meditate. Developing variations in patterns is an inspiring and creative challenge.
Rocks And Stones
These elements can symbolize various meanings. Some stone arrangements could represent figures like mountains, islands, rivers, and waterfalls. One stone could represent a boat or a living creature like a turtle. A group of stones could represent even a crane in flight. So stones can have whatever meaning you give to them.
While these gardens are widespread in Japan, in western countries we don’t always have a peaceful place to clear our mind. With the Miniature Zen Garden, also referred to as a Desktop Zen Garden as its mini nature lets you place it on any desk, you can have a piece of zen (peace and calm) in your home or working spot.
Why You Need This Miniature Zen Garden
Compact Alternative To The Traditional Zen Gardening
If you live in an apartment or own a small yard, there likely isn’t enough space for a traditional Zen garden. Our Miniature Zen Garden is a compact alternative that will fit anywhere in your home. You can practice Zen gardening without the expense or labor of installing rocks and gravel in your yard. These kits are also very affordable for newbies or people interested in learning more.
Practice Mindfulness Anytime
It’s great to incorporate little moments of mindfulness throughout the day. This is especially good in combating stress and anxiety during hectic moments. The perfect mindfulness accessory for work. Taking a moment to meditate is impractical in an office setting, but pausing for a few moments to care for your garden can bring you the same calm and focus.
Tool For Stress Relief And Relaxation
Combing and arranging your Zen Garden is a very calming and relaxing activity. The appearance of the garden and added accessories (like small plants) can stimulate a peaceful energy. It’s great for a work desk, bringing calm and giving you a relaxing break from computer work.
Zen Gardens Stimulate Creativity
The meditative nature of arranging the Zen Garden helps clear the mind, stimulate creativity, and help with problem-solving. It also gives you a space to be playful in your arrangements and designs, which puts you in a creative headspace and make you open to experimentation and going outside your comfort zone.
Beauty to Your Decor
This is the most obvious benefit. The Miniature Zen Garden looks nice. There’s plenty of designs and styles available to match your personal style. Plus you can vary the arrangement and designs in the sand. It adds beauty to sterile offices and a lovely decorative addition to your home.
Package Come With:
Solid Wood Tray, Natural Color, 12 x 8 Inches.
Wooden Rake and Mini Shovel.
Small Pebbles and Large Stones.
Mini Bamboo Stalks.
Premium White Sand.
Product Dimensions: 12 x 8 x 1 inches.
Item Weight: 2.87 pounds.