Nanzen-ji Photos

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Nanzen-ji (南禅寺 Nanzen-ji?), or Zuiryusan Nanzen-ji, formerly Zenrin-ji (禅林寺 Zenrin-ji?), is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Emperor Kameyama established it in 1291 on the site of his previous detached palace. It is also the headquarters of the Nanzen-ji branch of Rinzai Zen. The precincts of Nanzen-ji…
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The Sanmon Main Gate Of Nanzen-ji

The Hōjō

The Sanmon

Hattō

Nanzen-in