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Zuisenji
Name:Zuisenji 



 
Alternate Name:Zuisen-ji 
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City:Kamakura-shi 
State:Kanagawa-ken 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.3; long=139.55
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Designer(s):Muso Soseki (Muso Kokushi) 
Contruction Date:1327-1332 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
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Bibliography
Johnson, Norris Brock. "The Garden in Zuisen Temple, Kamakura, Japan: design form and phylogenetic meaning". Journal of Garden History, 1990, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp 214-236.

Johnson, Norris Brock. "Zen Buddhist Landscapes and the Idea of Temple: Muso Kokushi and Zuisen-ji, Kamakura, Japan". Arch. & Comport./Arch. Behavior, 1993, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp 213-226.

 




Although the scene
At Osawa-ike is old,
The same bright autumn moon
Casts down its lucide light.



Osawa no
Ike no keshiki wa
Furi yuke do
Kawarazu sumeru
Aki no yo tsuki

  Fujiwara no Shunzei (1114-1204)
  Shinzoku kokin wakashû
  trans. by M.V. Otake

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