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Nanzenji Hojo
Name:Nanzenji Hojo garden photo
Nanzenji Hojo, Kyoto
Photo: Alan Tarver



 
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Address:Sakyo-ku, Nanzenji, Fukuchi-cho 
Mailing Address: 
City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.11667; long=135.8
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Contruction Date:Edo period 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
Last Updated:7/22/2000 
JGarden Description:This Nanzenji sub-temple is a dry, karesansui garden. 




Although the scene
At Osawa-ike is old,
The same bright autumn moon
Casts down its lucide light.



Osawa no
Ike no keshiki wa
Furi yuke do
Kawarazu sumeru
Aki no yo tsuki

  Fujiwara no Shunzei (1114-1204)
  Shinzoku kokin wakashû
  trans. by M.V. Otake

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