Hokyo-in

by / on November 14, 2017 at 6:49 PM / in Adashino Nenbutsu, Arashiyama, Autumn-Momiji, Gio-ji, Higashiyama-ku, Hokyo-in, Jojakko-ji temple, Kamigyō-ku, Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto WH, Matsuri-Festival, Nison-in, Nonomiya-jinja, Otagi Nenbutsu, Sakyō-ku, Seiryo-ji, Temples-Shrines, Tenryu-ji, Tenryū-ji

3 Days of Autumn Bliss, A Carefully Selected Travel Planner.

Three Days of Autumn Bliss in Kyoto! A few days ago, I posted my first travel guide book to Kindle and iBooks. I have carefully selected some of Kyoto’s most scenic autumn spots. This guide book will take you on a three day trip through the ancients streets of Kyoto. On day 1, we’ll walk along the Higashiyama range and downtown […]

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by / on June 21, 2011 at 2:54 PM / in Arashiyama, Hokyo-in

The Deity of Mercy -Hokyo-in Temple in Kyoto!

Hokyo-in Temple in Kyoto! This Buddhist temple was built by Emperor Shirakawa in Heian Period and originally called Zennyu-ji Zennyu-ji. During the time of the northern and outhern courts, Mokuan, one of the diciples of a Zen master Muso Soseki, restored temple buildings with the patronage of Ashikaga Yoshiakira, The second shogun of the Muromachi shogunate. After Yoshiakira’s death, the […]

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