by / on June 15, 2012 at 9:53 PM / in Konin-ji, Nara Ken, Yamanobe-no-Michi

Kokuzo-san: Kōnin-ji Temple!

Kokuzo-san: Konin-ji Temple!, a set on Flickr. It’s a bit of a climb up, about 100 meters of stairs through a pine forest. Once you arrive at the Kōnin-ji Temple gate, you’ll immediately impressed with the serenity of the temple grounds. Its quiet, there are a lot of trees and places to sit and enjoy the stillness. The paintings on […]

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by / on June 14, 2012 at 9:41 PM / in Nara Ken, Temples-Shrines, Yamanobe-no-Michi

Obitoke-dera Temple In Nara!

Obitoke-dera Temple In Nara!, a set on Flickr. This was our first stop on the second part of the Yamanobe-no-Michi trail. A famous temple for would be mothers and a history of visitors such as Empress Fujiwara Akiko, the Imperial Princess Michiko, the wife of the crown prince and other dignitaries. This temple was built in 858. When the Empress […]

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