Sunken Hearth

Some articles on sunken hearth, hearth:

Kama (Japanese Tea Ceremony)
... In the tea room, the kama is either heated over a portable brazier (furo) or in a sunken hearth (ro) built into the floor of the tea room, depending on the season ... In the tea room, the Kama is either heated over a portable brazier (furo) or in a sunken hearth (ro) built into the floor of the tea room, depending on the season ... Kamas are often round or cylindric Ro (sunken hearth) This hearth is used during autumn and winter seasons when it is cold ...

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    To be admitted to Nature’s hearth costs nothing. None is excluded, but excludes himself. You have only to push aside the curtain.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Turn your eyes to the immoderate past,
    Turn to the inscrutable infantry rising
    Demons out of the earth—they will not last.
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