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by / on June 29, 2012 at 4:16 PM / in Nara Ken, Nara-City

Futai-ji Temple: A Poet’s Garden!

Futai-ji Temple: Futai-ji Temple (不退寺) is a small temple not so far from the city center of Nara. It actually is on the “Rekishino-Michi” hiking path. Some of the sides on this trail are burial mounds of past Emperors and a few more temples. The path is about a 4-kilometer-long route and is a perfect road to stroll from Saidai-ji to […]

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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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