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Ninna-ji Temple

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Built at the end of the 9th century in the year 888 and founded by the reigning Emperor of the time, Ninna-ji Temple maintained a centuries long reign as a royal place of worship. Members of the Imperial Family served as the temple’s head priest, bringing prestige that lasts to this day. To further elevate its status, the temple was originally named Monseki-jiin and served as a residence for a member of the Imperial Family who had entered priesthood.

Today, Ninna-ji is the center of the Omuro sect of Shingon Buddhism and houses buildings from the former Imperial Palace in Kyoto. Among the relocated historical treasures is a five-storied pagoda and Reiho-kan, a structure that houses cultural treasures such as sculptures, paintings, and the seated figure of Amida-Nyorai Buddha, the deity of Paradise. Encompassing the temple buildings is an orchard of dwarf cherry trees, making Ninna-ji one of the most popular spots to see the cherry blossoms in Spring.

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Private Scholar-geleide Kyoto Walking Tour: Japanse tuinen en landschap

3 beoordelingen

Deze privéwandeling van 3 uur door de prachtige Japanse tuinen van Kyoto brengt je naar verschillende Zen-boeddhistische tempels met een lokale geleerde. ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duur: 3 uur
Van USD 430,00

Scholengeleide Small-Group Kyoto Walking Tour: Japanse tuinen en landschap

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Tuin- en landschapsontwerp is een kunstvorm die eeuwenlang de Japanse esthetiek heeft gevormd. Tijdens deze 3 uur durende geleerde wandeling door Kyoto, zie je ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Kyoto, Japan
  • Duur: 3 uur
Van USD 89,00