Long ago there was a 4th monkey commonly referred to in this symbolism. You see "Shizaru" here.

The Three Wise Monkeys (Mizaru - see no evil; Kikazaru - hear no evil; Iwazaru - speak no evil) ware very well known, Shizaru - represents do no evil (seen holding his crotch). This 4th monkey is rarely seen nowadays.
I invite you to Dogland Boardwalk to come see an exhibit of artwork relating to these ancient symbols. You will love the surroundings, and the art! 
 
Morality Monkeys, or "3 Wise Monkeys" as they are sometimes called are a symbol dating back to ancient Japan. I have been fascinated by the imagery and deep meaning behind their symbolism for a longtime. This is a collection of some of my favorites. 
From Dogland Park, by looking to the South, you will see a Boardwalk. This is the location of this unique showing. Enjoy the display, and... Hear no evil, see no evil, & speak no evil!
Any donations or sales generated by this display go to Dogland Park, and to "Survivors of TBI"(Traumatic Brain Injury)
For further info, contact : Vitolo Rossini
Morality Monkey Art Exhibit

Views: 419

Comment

You need to be a member of DOGLAND to add comments!

Join DOGLAND

Comment by spiritoflife on May 1, 2011 at 4:54pm

I always wondered where the 3 wise monkeys came from. Leave it to Vito to know. Have a question. If he does not know the answer he will find it. Watch out for the next amazing insight from Master Dogfather LOL

Forum

Custom Latch Hook Art by Patty

Started by Vitolo Rossini in Real Life Dogs Jul 22. 0 Replies

Patty has been making beautiful Latch Hook Wall Hangings, from actual photographs of people's pets. Here are a few of our dogs, made into wall hangings, along with the photos they were made from.…Continue

JazzLand Christmas

Started by Vitolo Rossini in Dogland and Virtual Dogs Dec 13, 2016. 0 Replies

JazzyStudent Resident, is the owner of JazzLand.. a special place she built to continue the traditions of Dogland Park, and provide continuity with the remaining Dog Park. Please find the time to…Continue

Regeneration of Original VKC Dogs: DON'T DO IT!

Started by Vitolo Rossini in Dogland and Virtual Dogs. Last reply by Vitolo Rossini Jan 14, 2015. 2 Replies

This is Dogland's Official advice concerning Regeneration of older VKC dogs. We recommend only updating and NEVER "upgrading" or "regenerating" (or other terms that may be used later). You can…Continue

Tags: (VKC), Rhoda, Companion, K9, Virtual

Blindfold Walk with GuideDog

Started by Vitolo Rossini in Real Life Dogs Aug 10, 2014. 0 Replies

Dogland Network member David B. said in a message to me;i have seen about the guide dogs i have been offered a chance to under go something called a blindfold walk? i dont know what it is because ive…Continue

Tags: dog, Service, Dog, Guide, GuideDog

Friends Of Dogland

******************************************

This is your network!

Post Blogs and use forums to discuss dogs, Dogland, RL/SL family and pets, or share stories about the same. Post Photos and videos that show you and your dogs enjoying Dogland and all of SL.
RL family and pet pictures are great too!
K9 Companionship is an important part of our lives.

Virtual K9 Companions are great also!

© 2017   Created by Vitolo Rossini.   Powered by

Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service