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Shiramizu Amida-do
Name:Shiramizu Amida-do 



 
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City:Iwaki-shi 
State:Fukushima-ken 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=37.0833; long=140.8333
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Contruction Date:Heian Period 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1998 
Last Updated:12/26/2000 
JGarden Description:This was originally the pond garden around Ganjo-ji, a temple founded in 1160 by Iwaki Norimichi. The Jodo style garden, popular in the late Heian period, was recently excavated and restored. The Amida-do to the north is the focus but the rock island in the east pond is also worthy of notice 




We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time.

  T.S. Eliot
  Four Quartets
  1943

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