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H˘shunin
Name:H˘shunin 



 
Alternate Name:Hoshunin 
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):Kobori Enshu 
Contruction Date:c. 1608 (Edo/Momoyama) reconstructed in late 18th century 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:8am - 5pm (4pm in winter) 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1998 
Last Updated:3/25/2001 
JGarden Description:A sub-temple of Daitokuji. A shukkei karesansui garden. Similar to Daisenin but simpler. 9,254 sq ft. 




When the floating bridge
Of the dream of a spring night
Was snapped, I awoke:
In the sky a bank of clouds
Was drawing away from the peak.

  Fujiwara no Teika (1162-1241)
  Shinkokin Wakashû
  trans. by Donald Keene

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