Thursday, August 7, 2014

Tenjuan Temple - Kyoto, Japan

Tenjuan Temple is a sub-temple that is with Nanzen-ji and right next door. It was founded in 1336 by a guy named Kokanshiren who was the chief priest of Nanzen-ji at the time in honor of Nanzen-ji. It has two lovely gardens one dry and one pond.
The colors make it a famous one to view as well, plenty of people were there...

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They also set up lights for viewing in the evening...

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I love dry gardens with moss, absolutely love them.

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The pond garden was nice and had a nice building with a view out..

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There were some lily pads still floating out...

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Thanks for looking!
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