Japan : Ueno Park – Bells of Time

Japan : Ueno Park – Bells of Time

Sounding through clouds of flowers – is it the bell in Ueno or Asakusa? What was alluded to in the this well-known Haiku by Matsuo Basho is this bell. The “bells of time” played the part of informing Edo citizens of the time of day. This bell on Ueno...