Ginkaku-ji Photos

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Ginkaku-ji (銀閣寺?, lit. "Temple of the Silver Pavilion"), officially named Jishō-ji (慈照寺?, lit. "Temple of Shining Mercy"), is a Zen temple in the Sakyo ward of Kyoto, Japan. It is one of the constructions that represent the Higashiyama Culture of Muromachi period. Ashikaga Yoshimasa initiated plans for creating a retirement villa…
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Ginkakuji Temple - Kyoto

Ginkakuji Temple - Close-Up

Ginkaku Ji - Silver Pavilion - Kyoto

Ginkakuji Temple

The Silver Pavilion

Ginkaku With Stone Garden