Japanese cherry blossoms – the gorgeous springtime fireworks in Edegem, Belgium

Every year in springtime, the great triumph of the nature buries us with the fascination of the incredible flowers, gushed in gardens, parks, valleys and mountains! And each new spring, we have this grace to enjoy the magnificent colors of the inimitable beauty! It charms us, fills our senses with sparkling exuberance, charging us with light and leaves us breathless from so much indescribable beauty!

Each of us has met in springtime this full color magic that is filled him with wonderment and ineffable admiration to enjoy this colorful triumph of nature. Around the world there are many exclusive, uniquely beautiful places. But there exists, however, a boulevard in Belgium, in Edegem, which you can not forget at least once if you've seen in Japanese cherry blossoms season! Albeit only for a brief moment of spring, for about 2-3 weeks in April, to walk on this boulevard, under this flowering majestic scenery strewn by Japanese cherry trees - that is a magical feeling, from which it's difficult to be away. In along several kilometers on both sides of the boulevard, in two rows, and as far as away the gaze can reach, you are captivated by this almost unreal beauty - a real fireworks of spring blooming trees. This is the "Boniverlei" blvd. in Edegem.

Is no coincidence that in Japan, the homeland of these cherry trees, is reserved a special place in the Japanese traditions, and was become a part of the Japanese national culture and worldview. The cherry blossoms tree, which belong to the genus Prunus, called a gentle name Sakura, is the national flower of the country of the "Rising Sun". There are different types of Sakura, but each has its unique prettiness. Every year in springtime, the Japanese devote a special time for contemplation and admiration for the amazing beauty of the blooming Sakura. According to Japanese national tradition and philosophy, Sakura are an expression of the unspeakable natural beauty, which in their brief moment of few weeks of flowering personify the victory of the nature, awakened for a new life, but and the transience of every beauty that comes, leaves a great joy and passes... Therefore it's nice to open our senses and souls, and until the flashes of the beauty is with us to can experience this celebration of splendid colors - a veritable colour palette of tinges. The Japanese people have turned this time of the year in the celebration of coming Spring and every year in Japanese cherry blossoms season, since 8th century, is held the festival Hanami (which means "flower viewing") of Japan's cherry blossoms. This is a tradition of more than 12 centuries ago, when the Japanese have their special picnic under the blooming trees. This is a time for contemplation and reflection below these magnificent clouds of blossoming trees. Each spring, they compile a schedule of Hanami in various cities in Japan according to the movement of the peak (front) of flowering of Sakura, from south to the north of the country. Flourishing starts from Okinawa in January. In Kyoto and Tokyo coming in late March or early April, and a few weeks later reached Hokkaido. The Japanese follow very carefully the emissions of the Japanese Meteorological Agency which broadcast daily summaries of the movement to the front of cherry blossoms and they conduct Hanami when in their area Sakura are in their full gorgeous bloom. Millions of tourists from around the world visit Japan in the season of cherry blossoms. Because of their irresistible beauty the Japanese cherry trees are grown in many countries in the world.

Below is a small part of this amazing spring faery of Japanese cherry blossoms in Edegem, Belgium.

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Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Japanese cherry blossoms season on the Boniverlei blvd., Edegem, Belgium

Related links

http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2011.html

http://en.japantravel.com/feature/cherry-blossom-sakura-2016

http://www.insiderjourneys.com.au/blog/japan-cherry-blossom-in-images

http://www.alamy.com/stock-photo/cherry-blossoms-japan.html

http://www.culturevixen.com/2014/04/sakura-cherry-blossom-season-japan/