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Jakkoin
Name:Jakkoin 



 
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Address:Sakyo-ku, Ohara, Kusao-cho 
Mailing Address: 
City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
Postal Code: 
Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.11667; long=135.8
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Designer(s):various from c. 1185 
Contruction Date:from 1185 (Kamakura period) 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:9am - 5pm 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
Last Updated:7/22/2000 
JGarden Description:A nunnery that sits on a heavily forested site and against a sloping hillside. A waterfull; small pond; clipped azaleas; camellias; maples; cherries; known for its fall color. 




Empty yourself of everything.
Let the mind rest as peace.
All things rise and fall
While the self watches their return.
They grow and flourish,
and then return to the source.
Returning to the source is stillness,
which is the way of nature.

  Tao Te Ching 16

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