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「さかれんげ」と大書された入り口の石碑が目立つ。新京極通りにある寺院の一つだ。「さかれんげ」はこのお寺の異名である倒蓮華寺のことだが、現地の説明版によると、本尊の蓮華がさかさまであることにちなんだ通り名という。故事にちなんでの「さかさま」だが、当時、女性の心の蓮華はさかさまだったとされ、本尊の蓮華がさかさまのこのお寺は女性を救済する、として有名になった。門前から奥が見渡せないので、少し入りにくい... more »"Fish renge" and the stone at the entrance was a large book that stands out. It's one of the temples located in Shin-kyogoku Street. "Fish renge" the bubble that is nicknamed the temple lay Lotus Temple, according to the described version of the local Buddha Lotus was upside down after that. Became famous for trying to rescue the woman upside-down this temple is Buddha lotus flowers, and "upside-down" of the story is, at that time, was Lotus women's heart is upside down. The temple is 見渡senai back from the front of the gate, so a little difficult.
新京極通りにあります。「さかれんげ」と彫られた大きな石がありました。本尊の阿弥陀如来像の台座がさかさまになっているところからこのように呼ばれるようになったそうです。平安時代よりの由緒をもつお寺です。 more »Shin-kyogoku Street. "Fish renge" and there was a large stone was carved. From the pedestal of the statue of the Buddha Amida Nyorai is turned upside down seems like was called this way. It is a temple with a history from the Heian period.
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