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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. 




It has been said that there are landscapes one can walk trhough, landscapes one can walk throug, landscapes which can be gazed upon, landscapes in which one can dwell… Those fit for walking through or being gazed upon are not equal to those in which one may dwell or ramble.
  Kuo His
  painter, Northern Sung

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