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中門から壇上伽藍に入った私たちは、金堂の前から西に向かって進み、六角経蔵、そして御社の前を通って、こちらの西塔に着きました。このあたりの壇上伽藍は、木々の密度が高く、木々の間にお堂が建っていました。 現在の西塔は江戸時代に再建された建物なんだそうです。建物に使われている木が適度に歴史を感じる風合いになっていて、後ろ側や横が木々に囲まれるように建っていました。壇上伽藍の中では、この西塔が「根本大... more »We who entered the platform cathedral from the nakamon advanced from the front of the golden temple toward the west, and arrived at the west tower of this place through the hex keizo and the company. The density of the trees was high, and the temple was built among the trees. The present west tower is a building that was rebuilt in the Edo period. The trees used in the building had a moderate historical feel, and the back side and side were built so that they were surrounded by trees. It is said that this west tower is an important building that is positioned as "the large tower and the multi-treasure tower which became a set" in the dangami cathedral.
東塔と対をなすように壇上伽藍の北西端にある多宝塔で、886年に光孝天皇の勅願により真然が建立したが、その後焼失を繰返し、現在の塔は1834年に再建されたものです。 西塔の本尊は高野山の中で最古の仏像と言われる金剛大日如来ですが、非公開でした。 木造建築のため根本大塔のような派手さはありませんが、落着いたいい雰囲気が感じられました。 more »It was built in 886 at the northwestern end of The Temple of The Tower, and was built by Emperor Mitsutaka's request in 886, but the current tower was rebuilt in 1834. The main son of the West Tower is the Kongo Dainichi Tathagata, which is said to be the oldest Buddha image in Koyasan, but it was closed to the public. There is no flashy like the foundation large tower because of the wooden building, but the atmosphere that I want to settle down was felt.
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