Bokusenji Temple, Kyoto
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ちょっとそこまで、「墨染寺」ヘ ！ 京阪電車墨染駅から徒歩数分のところにあります。創建は874年で桜が綺麗なところから桜寺とも言われています。平安時代の歌人である上野岑雄が友人の藤原基経の死を悼んで、「深草の 野辺の桜し 心あらば 今年ばかりは 墨染に咲け」を詠んだことは有名です。 桜咲く時期に訪れて下さい。 more »A little up there, "Sumizenji" It is a few minutes' walk from Sumizen Train Station on the Keihan Train. It is said that it is called Sakuraji temple because it is 874 years old and the cherry blossoms are beautiful. It is famous that Ueno Yoshio, a poet of the Heian period, mourned the death of his friend Mototsune Fujiwara and wrote "This year only blooms in ink dye" in the cherry blossoms in the field of fukasa. Please come at the time when the cherry blossoms bloom.
決して大きなお寺でも、何千本も桜があるわけでもありません。アクセスもあまりいいとは言えず、マイナーなお寺です。 しかし桜のシーズンですと、門の向こう側に溢れんばかりに咲き誇る桜が、道からもよく見えます。勢いもあって、ちょっと圧倒的なほど。 この墨染という地名は、古今和歌集にも歌われた 「深草の野辺の桜し心あらば今年ばかりは墨染に咲け」 という人を名残惜しむ和歌、そしてその和歌のとおりに薄墨色に咲い... more »I don't never have big temples, even thousands of books. Mixed with very good access, this temple is minor. But the cherry blossoms blooming cherry blossom season, and on the other side of the gate outpouring that looks good from the road. Momentum was a little overwhelming so. This sumizome name sung in the Kokin Wakashū "fukakusa of cherry and oh my heart only if this year's bloom black" that is called sumizome cherry blossoms here, and is said to be based on a legend that bloomed in the anthracite as Waka who spare the memory, and the poem.
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