三十三間堂, Sanjūsangendō

2 Dec

Sanjūsangendō (三十三間堂, Sanjūsangendō) is a Buddhist temple in Higashiyama District of Kyoto, Japan. Officially known as “Rengeō-in”(蓮華王院本堂), Sanjusangendo belongs to and is run by the Myoho-in temple, a part of the Tendai school of Buddhism. The temple name literally means Hall with thirty three spaces between columns, describing the architecture of the long main hall of the temple.

Sanjusangendo, outside

My trip to San Ju San Gendo at Christmas, 2011

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