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Reiun-in
Name:Reiun-in 



 
Alternate Name:Reiunin 
Address:Ukyo-ku, Hanazono, Myoshinji-cho 
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City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.05; long=135.667
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Designer(s):Attributed Shiken Seido (a priest) 
Contruction Date:founded 1526 (Muromachi); garden is c. 1543 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:Not usually open to the public; special permission required. 
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Added to JGarden:7/22/2000 
Last Updated:7/22/2000 
JGarden Description:A Myoshinji sub-temple. Reiun-in was painter Kano Motonobu's (1475-1559) residence while he lived at Myoshinji. The garden was supposedly constructed for an imperial visit in 1543. 




When I look at your island
Where the love bird dwells
I see today also
The andromeda blooming.



Oshi no sumu
Kimi ga kono shima
Kyô mireba
Ashibi no hana mo
Saki ni keru kamo.

  Mikata no Ohogimi
  Manyôshuû, vol. 20, no. 5411
  trans. by M.V. Otake

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