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Genkoan(源光庵), Kyoto

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  • It is a hawk in senbon through went up far to the North at the end of the temple. Round Windows in the main hall is called the enlightenment window. Garden view from here are clipped round, to make me feel something. In addition, undeniably delicious blood of Fushimi Castle was that the temple was on the ceiling plate is used and is known as the blood ceiling. Because it gets crowded during this season, other than is recommended.
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  • Trip to Kyoto with her. Day one went first. Lost Windows and window of the enlightenment? Square and round window overlooking the garden, and later at the blood ceiling Temple is famous. JR Tokai's "so go to Kyoto" for there was the scene of the CM. To us, was very good. In the small temple, almost no tourists. Next to the nursery? Or kindergarten, children's voices heard faintly. Garden is in good condition without the weed chirahora. Red dyed to its full of milk, and cm during this season by taking pretty rough, beautiful grey! What seemed to feel the lower perfection really. It is not people dressed in work has become on this trip was a major tourism Mecca shrine Temple, said weed, I'm clean. In the eyes of tourists and people getting paid to show Garden was completed and the environment I. Difference between absence of that money at the Temple of it. Originally it what with cleaning and weeding of the believers? The Congregation? Of their deed and it is not worthwhile to go and, as a result, finely furnished, Garden,. Tourists look for money paid, I was cleaning my drift of cart before the horse falling in touch. Genko-an is that really realistic. The sense of the stage. Leave is intended for artificial, controlled atmosphere, located in the nature, such as; Wild? The smell of grass and trees. Cold air at the foot of the mountain. To us, very quiet. Pean, cannot sit up, hisomezaru voice and air of overwrought. Large gorgeous gorgeous temples and shrines and to hear. Of that clarification in the modest. Oh, what a special space is I think. There's more blood ceiling. That are using ceiling slabs fell, and are surrounded by the army of Ishida Mitsunari Fushimi-Momoyama Castle at about 380 Torii Tadashi below or elsewhere, was a terrible power. Of Gore's footprints are still there. As five fingers clearly and understand clearly. I really had the time or fighting, or commit Hara-Kiri was beheading it. As I've been encircled without retreat, not where I have to regret, remorse, fear, pain and I really feel these feelings, did dead people. Like stuffy feeling. Genko-an. This trip among one of the best. I wonder if the best one. Nothing but maybe it was a special experience. 5 star undisputed.
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  •  Had the deep emotion and here too the blood ceiling. Trip to Kyoto and Fushimi Castle during the time blood ceiling here and there; Just wrote into TripAdvisor, yangwon hospital, the hosen and 3 places. I wonder if tried to convey any message to the streets, leaving the blood ceiling. Aoba's season came last time, but this is a litter after the intense cold period. Lost Windows and Windows of enlightenment different from and blue leaves. Corner window of four learned that expresses the suffering of human beings 'death"4 for the first time.
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  • One of my favorite temples. Peaceful and very beautiful. Best of all, I had no umbrella and it was raining. A kind lady who was working there gave me an umbrella to stay dry. It was a great experience.
  • A round of "enlightenment-window', square is the"window of illusion". I visited during the low season. Cannot visit when I visited in the morning for the memorial service. Visited again in the afternoon, we will visit. This film had was years shooting ban. It is breathtaking. It is good to come. If you arrive by bus of smart "walk guru of the Kyoto bus and train ' that recommended apps. Take the No. 6 and the North one. I wanna visit again during the autumn is crowded with wonder?...
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  • * * Genko-an Temple optical Temple This temple called Genko-an is located in Takagamine which is western part of Kita-ku. It was established in 1346 as a temple of Rinzai sect of Zen Buddhism. The highlights of the temple are its garden and the windows of two different shapes+ceiling boards, fusuma sliding doors of its main hall. Their Honzon Buddha (the principal object of worship) is a statue of Shaka-Nyorai.The garden made of a great ensemble of plants, the flag stones and other structures create the elegant space which offers the sense of Japanese wabi-sabi. (Wabi-sabi is a beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. It is a beauty of things modest and humble which is an element of Japanese culture). The garden has long been admired as one of the best autumn views in Kyoto. On its backdrop is a borrowed landscape called Shakkei of Mt. Kitayama. This is another example of dried stone garden called Karesansui (to see more examples Ryoanji-Daitokuji) There are various types of momiji (Japaese maples) in the garden gradually turning colors to be enjoyed throughout the season. Those images are taken in mid-November of 2014, The impression of the garden changes with the change of the sunlight as well so it provides different atmosphere every moment from morning to sunset. (Trans-word +: TGM Kyoto Guide) optical Iori (gennkouann) is a temple of the Soto sect in Kyoto-Shi Kita-ku, Masanobu (takagamine). Mountain is a mountain. Main object of worship is Shaka Nyorai.
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  • And wonderful garden window of enlightenment and the lost Temple of the Soto sect Temple source seems to be changed by Yongle was Rinzai sect is not written the pamphlet if you visit this area and small garden behind the famous garden landscape is the main hall you can feel than the photo, such as sitting in the main hall, the ceiling is a pretty famous blood ceiling look for footprints and the
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  • The enlightenment that was featured in the TV COMMERCIAL Windows and window of the lost Temple. Where do everything just perfect. So crowded because the somewhat remote location as a tourist destination is not so good
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