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Junenji Temple, Kyoto

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  • Located about a 10-minute walk from demachiyanagi. A modern temple does not put on the grounds were designed by Osaka isshinji temple monks from outside the main gate, eye-catching.
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  • Between demachiyanagi teramachi-Dori Street from shimousa-Dori is one of the beautiful temples of the garden and flowers. Here azaleas are beautiful (by photograph reference) a temple. Nothing here of the main building has a special shape. Never forget you once see stunning buildings. In the Nishiyama Jodo sect temple by Hideyoshi, was moved to its present location and is in pieces. It was a splendid Temple compound also has. Many historical celebrities in the crypt (Ashikaga Yoshinori, high school of temple and dishonestly KH Dosan = Mana waited variety usaん, total, and tokudaiji Park Castle) of tombs. Design of the main building is prominent as the architect in the intently Temple Abbot in Osaka.
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  • Jyunenji Temple 十念寺(じゅうねんじ) : The temple was originally built in 1431 and transferred to present location in 1591 by Hideyoshi Toyotomi. The current temple buiulding was designed by Kokuchi KyoKo who was a chief priest of Osaka Isshinji. He was also known as an architect. It is a temple of a modern architecture which was completed in 1993. The temple was relocated to current location from Motosengaji / Ogawa ( which is farther south on Teramachi street ) in 1431.The Amida-Nyurai statue in this temple was brought from Higashiyama Ungo temple.The treasure kept in this temple are " Bukkin Emaki picture scroll " describing a war against demons in the hell and other historical record books. There is a grave of Yoshinori Ashikaga ( 6th shogun of Muromachi period ) in this temple. these statues will be shown to the public on their special open day. The place is usually closed up. ( Trans-word+ : TGM Kyoto Guide )
  • Is a temple of the Jodo sect, usually in private is like. Main building was built in 1993, is a modern design.
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