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Ry˘genin
Name:Ry˘genin 



 
Alternate Name:Tokekiko and Ry˘gintei, Ryoginin 
Address:Kita-ku, Murasakino, Daitokuji-cho 
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City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.2; long=135.75
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Designer(s):Main garden is attributed to Soami, but this is uncertain. 
Contruction Date:from c. 1504 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:8am - 5pm (4pm in winter) 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1997 
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JGarden Description:Another sub-temple of Daitokuji, Ryogenin was founded by Tokei Soboku and actually has five gardens including the smallest (Totekiko) and oldest (Ryogintei) on the Daitokuji grounds. 




Spirit turtles are carrying the
Fan-chang island on their heads.
Its high peaks rise to majestic heights.
Immortals flutter along the edges of
      the island.
Jade maidens play on the slopes of
      the mountains.

  Ts'ao Chih
  3rd century B.C.

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