The Garden of Reflection at the Maryland Correctional Institute in Jessup, Maryland, includes a meditative garden space that was envisioned and created by the inmates. It is bordered by a mini-arboretum of saplings that is tended by the inmates.
Researchers explored the impact of green space on mental health in poorer neighborhoods by cleaning up and greening up abandoned lots in the city. Here's what they found...
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New prayer garden dedicated at historic Mount Olivet Cemetery in Washington
“This is a mindful green space that connects people to nature,” said Lena Easton-Calabria, who helped create the garden.
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