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Koh˘an
Name:Koh˘an 



 
Alternate Name:Kohoan; Koho-an 
Address:Kita-ku, Murasakino, Daitokuji-cho 
Mailing Address: 
City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.2; long=135.75
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Designer(s):Kobori Enshu (several) 
Contruction Date:Edo Period (1621 - 1643) 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:not open to the public except once a year in the fall; special permission required at other times 
Admission: 
Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
Last Updated:7/22/2000 
JGarden Description:One of the sub-temples at Daitokuji, many of the gardens inside this site were designed by Kobori Enshu (1579-1647). 




Arashiyama, white with snow,
Almost seems to be
Engulfed in clouds of flowers.
Pine trees, by a magic touch,
Transfigured into cherry trees.

  Muso Soseki
  at Tenryuji
  14th century

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