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Zenkyoan, Kyoto

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#209 of 610 in Historic Sites in Kyoto
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  • As the Russian proverb says - "Pig everywhere dirt will find"))) We were in Japan, dirt did not look, because people)) however we found pigs! This is an introduction)) Well, seriously, here, in the ancient capital of Japan, Kyoto, more than 2000 temples, Buddhist and Shinto. A couple of dozen, having the greatest importance or rich history, are available to the ordinary tourist for understanding. The rest - Chinese, in the sense of Japanese literacy)))))) It remains just to look, take pictures, smirk and go further. Like, for example, in this x...
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  • I came to Kenninji in accordance with the special release of the Foot Academy. There was a little time, so I was in the southwest when I was hanging around the precincts. It seems to be time of the war of the Kamakura shogunate ending just because it is built in the former Hiroshi year. It is not open yet, but it is possible to go to the next Kaitendo, and there is a standing signboard. The front yard seen from the gate was neatly maintained.
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  • Zenkyoan Marisitendo(Boar shrine) Marisiten is a goddess of flame who sits on 7 boars. That’s why many boars are enshrined here. This temple is famous of giving good luck and victory.
  • Nice little Buddhist temple with amazing pigskin decorations and sculptures
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