TRAVELLING AROUND GARDENS IN KYOTO, second blog.

2011.07.04 Monday

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     The garden of Ryouanji Temple.

     龍安寺の庭
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     The gardener was unidentified. It is said this garden was made in 15 century.
     I did not have  wide-angle lens. So I scanned this temple's brochure.

           This garden is the one of the most famous garden in Japan.

       誰にでも知られている枯山水の庭です。


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     Nannzennji Temple ,Sanmon Gate.

     南禅寺の三門です。


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     Forth Shogun Asikaga Yosimochi(1394~1428) ordered to make this Temple.

     四代将軍足利義持の時にこの寺は作られました。

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     Kobori Ensyu(1569~1633)made this garden.

     小堀遠州によってこの庭は作られました。


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     Nijoujou Castle.

     二条城二の丸御殿です。。



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     Kobori Ensyu made large repair in 1624AD.

     小堀遠州が1624年に大修理したと言われてます。


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     Daikakuji Temple. Originally Saga emperor(809~823 being emperor) ordered to make this temple and garden.

     大覚寺

     嵯峨天皇の在位の時に初めて作られたと言われています。

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     Osawanoike Pond. 

     大沢の池



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     Tenryuji Temple. Musoukokusi ordered to make this temple.

     天龍寺


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     The garden of Tenryuji Temple.

     天龍寺の庭

      Looking at gardens in Kyoto, I feel there is something which affect the bottom of my heart.

      京都の庭を眺めていると、何か心に響くものを感じます。

    TRAVELLING AROUND GARDENS IN KYOTO

    2011.07.04 Monday

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       Kyoto was former capital in Japan. It lasted more than 1000 years. It takes 2 hours and half from Tokyo by bullet train.  I travelled with my wife for 3 days  to visit the various kind ogf gardens.


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       Kinkakuji Temple with garden.

       The third Shogun Asikaga Yosimitu(1358~1408) in Muromachi Goverment ordered to make this temple and the garden.

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       This temple was originally made in 1397AD, and was made large repairs on 1649AD.

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       Tofukuji Temple. This temple was made originally 1236AD.

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       The famous mordern gardener Shigemori Mirei(1896~1975) made this garden.

       昭和の庭師、重森 三玲 によってこの庭は作られました。

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       Very modern design.



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       Ginkakuji Temple and the garden.

       The 8th Shogun Ashikaga Yosimasa(1436~1490) ordered to make this temple and garden.

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       Kougetudai and Ginsyadan.(Sand garden.)

       向月台と銀紗灘(ぎんしゃだん)

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       Murin An. Famous gardener Ogawa Jihei(1860~1933)made this garden.

       無鄰菴 (むりんあん) 七代目小川治兵衛 が山県有朋の別荘の作庭したものです。


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       Saihouji  Temple.  Musoukokushi started to make this temple and very famous garden from 1339AD.

       西芳寺です。 夢想国師が1339年この寺に入り、天下の名園を築いた禅宗寺院。

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       This temple's nickname is Moss Temple. On the surface of all garden is covered with moss.

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       This garden いs very popular with Japanese people. All of us would be very impressed by the beautifulness of the garden.


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