A bamboo stands upright but it is flexible, it represents the human values of cultivation and integrity in which one yields but does not break. A bamboo remains strong, honest, and
true to its principles.
The bamboo represents summer, since it is abundant with
growth during this season. It also symbolizes energy, vitality, nobility, and
gentleness. The inside of a bamboo is hollow which symbolizes the tranquility of
inner peace, tolerance and open-mindedness.