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Sekizanzenin, Kyoto

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#104 of 352 in Historic Sites in Kyoto
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  • June 28, 2017
    When I arrived early at the entrance of the shugakuin Imperial is recommended. Many 拝memasu are also rare, and can arrive in 5 minutes.
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  • June 10, 2017
    Red Mountain Zen Institute is located at the northeast of the capital and at the same time acts as a gateway to Mt. Hiei has played. God said in its history than had personality as yasshi Prefecture Herr shrine. Region with the Red Mountain Zen Center is nearby, the famous historic site of manshuin monzeki, sisendou, shugakuin, easy-to-come together.
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  • May 31, 2017
    Is famous for its fall foliage, spring time is nice. Fresh greenery on both sides of the road to the main gate as it is gets in your eyes. This temple is that performers Mount Hiei sennichimae times up stop-over on the day of the visit, luckily, that performers like I saw, so able hands.
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  • March 8, 2017
    "Working" complex of temples - solemn yet colorful. Lots of lovely ojizo (clothed rocks). Serene and quiet, though probably will have many visitors in season.
  • July 19, 2016
    Sekizan Zen-in is situated in Shugaku-in ( the Northeast of Kyoto ). It is a direction from which the evil influences are likely to come. According to the yin-yan philosophy the temple gate is called "Omote Kimon" (Outer demon gate) which is used as protection from the bad luck coming through the gates. The temple is known for being a part of the pilgrimage to the "Seven Lucky Gods" and its profound history of more than 1100 years. It was founded by Enrin in 888 AD it belongs to a Tendai sect of Buddhism unique to Enryakuji Temple located on Mt. Hiei. TGM Kyoto Guide
  • January 29, 2015
    Fukurokuju, who is the one of the seven lucky gods, is in this temple.
  • January 6, 2017
    Very good impressions of MOSS and Woods. That is very uphill walk from shugakuin station. The buses are smaller. Was it justice if in some places, such as benches, want relaxed feeling however, nokyo-sho to receive care. Wrote two kinds of nokyo-Sho is written paper across the back (rough is) is the first and the second I disconnected the shogunate. Had been written next to those of you on the same mark were pressed firmly. I think if you write good female attire of the temple and you can clearly see is.
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  • December 10, 2016
    Yasshi Prefecture Herr's guardian. The King of the 7 th in hell. In one of the Sub-temples of Mt. Hiei. Both in this world and in the hell and salvation of man shall have. Who is Japan's own gods faith in his. It might be nice to review the seven lucky gods faith began with Kyoto. By all means stop by.
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