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Motsuji
Name:Motsuji 



 
Alternate Name:Motsu-ji 
Address: 
Mailing Address: 
City:Hiraizumi-machi 
State:Iwate-ken 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=38.9833; long=141.1167
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Phone:+81.(0)191.46.2331 
Fax: 
E-Mail: 
Contact: 
Designer(s): 
Construction Period: -  
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:March - October, 8:30am - 5pm; November - February, 8:30am - 4:30pm 
Admission:500 yen 
Added to JGarden:1/1/1998 
Last Updated:1/9/2001 
JGarden Description:Motsuji was constructed by the second generation head of the Oshu branch of the Fujiwara family, Fujiwara Motohira. The buildings are Heian period but the grounds have been reconstructed several times, most recently imitating the original Heian style pond garden. 




A one-foot waterfall too
Makes these sounds and those,
While cooling in the evening.

  Issa
  trans. by R.H. Blyth

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