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1. 勝林院

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Shenglinyuan is a Tiantai temple located in Shenglinyuan Town, Dayuan, Zuojing District, Kyoto City. The mountain number is Fish Mountain. This deity is Amitabha Buddha. No. Yushan Dayuan Temple wins the forest courtyard. Yushan Dayuan Temple is a general name for the past Blissful Courtyard, Shenglin Courtyard, Laiying Courtyard and its sub-courtyards, which comes from the name of the declared holy place "Yushan", which is located in Shandong Province outside Chang'an, China, where the declaration center is located. It is located in the north of the 3000 Courtyard of Zhasuo, No.21, the twenty-five spiritual traces of Master Faran. Also known as "Q&A Temple" and "Evidence Hall". Since ancient times, it has been the Dojo declared by Tiantai together with Laiyingyuan (Yingyuan Town, Daiyuan, Zuojing District).

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2. 総見院

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Sōken-in (総見院) is a sub-temple of Daitoku-ji, Kyoto, Japan. It was founded by Toyotomi Hideyoshi in 1582 as the mortuary temple of Oda Nobunaga. Hideyoshi granted the temple three hundred koku and staged his celebrated Daitoku-ji tea gathering on its grounds in 1585. During the early years of the Meiji period its precinct was demolished and its treasures relocated; Sōken-in was revived in 1926. The seated wooden statue of Oda Nobunaga of 1583, lacquered, with inlaid eyes and an inscription on the base, an Important Cultural Property, was returned in 1961. Nobunaga's funeral and Hideyoshi's foundation of the sub-temple 'with the very best wood available, a remarkable thing to see' was recounted by the Portuguese missionary Luís Fróis in his contemporary História de Japam.

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3. 佛光寺

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Bukkō-ji , also known as the "Temple of the Buddha's Light", was originally named Kosho-ji, a Jōdo Shinshū temple in the Yamashina ward of Kyoto, which later moved to the heart of Kyoto. The temple was founded and officially opened by a disciple named Ryōgen in 1324, but by the 15th century, Bukkō-ji was the largest and most successful temple, and its network of branch temples extending throughout the provinces of western Japan. As a rival to the Hongan-ji, it received much criticism for its evangelical practices from Kakunyo the head of the Hongan-ji. Around 1481, however, Bukkō-ji became a subordinate temple to the Hongan-ji. Many of the Bukkō-ji's congregation thus became members of the Hongan-ji, thus greatly reducing the stature.

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4. 如意ヶ岳

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Ruyi Yue is a mountain in Dongshan, Kyoto, Japan. At an altitude of 472 meters, the top of the mountain is located in Ruyiyue Town, Sutiankou, Zuojing District, Kyoto City. Other marks and titles are Ruyi Yue, Ruyi Peak, Ruyi Mountain and so on. In addition, Ruyi Yue is the junction of Zuojing District of Kyoto City and Dajin City of Shiga Prefecture. The mountain road from Lugu to Yuancheng Temple through Chizhigu is called "Ruyi Yue", which is a shortcut to Kyoto and near the river. Besides becoming a stage for fighting such as the Battle of Ruyi Yue, there is still a city site (described later). In addition, since ancient times, there have been mountains of faith, and there used to be a large-scale mountain temple, Jeuji.

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5. 赤山禅院

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Chishan Monastery is a Tiantai Sect temple located in Zuojing District of Kyoto City. One of the other courtyards of Yanli Temple. There is no mountain number. This deity is Taishan Fu Jun (Chishan Daming God). Seen from Kyoto Imperial Palace, it is located in the direction of Biao Ghost Gate (northeast direction), so it has been believed by people since ancient times. On the roof of the worship hall, corresponding to the monkeys at the northeast corner of the palace and the monkey intersection, there are monkeys holding royal coins and bells. It is also a place of interest to watch red leaves. In addition, it has also been designated as a "special preservation area for the history and customs of Xiu College".

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6. 島津製作所創業記念資料館

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Shimadzu Foundation Memorial Museum is a museum located in Chukyo -ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of its founding in 1975, Shimadzu Seisakusho opened it in memory of the first founder Shimazu Genzo. It consists of the southern building (construction in 1888) and the northern building (construction in 1894), and the building used as a residential and research institute in Shimadzu in the early foundation was preserved and opened. Both the southern and north wings are registered tangible cultural properties (registered in December 1999).

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7. Anraku-ji

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Anloji is a single temple of Pure Land Sect located in Duancho, Lugu Imperial Institute, Zuojing District, Kyoto City. The mountain number lives in Lianshan. This deity is Amitabha Buddha. At the beginning of Kamakura era, the disciples of Faran, the ancestor of Pure Land Sect, lived in Lianfang (hereinafter referred to as Zhulian) and Anle Room (hereinafter referred to as Anle) as the Dojo specializing in chanting Buddhism. The pumpkin memorial held in July to pray for the middle windshield is very famous. Known as Songchong Lingchong Temple (Songchong Lingchong Temple).

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8. Salvation Army Kyoto Corps

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A Salvation Army corps is a local church organization and physical place of worship in The Salvation Army. Like the Christian term "church" a corps includes both the physical building and the body of members who attend at the building. In keeping with Salvationist convention in using military terminology, corps are sometimes casually known as barracks. Traditionally many corps buildings are alternatively called temples or citadels, such as Openshaw Citadel. The Salvation Army also uses the more traditional term "church" for some local congregations and their buildings.

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9. 八坂神社

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Yasaka Shrine , once called Gion Shrine , is a Shinto shrine in the Gion District of Kyoto, Japan. Situated at the east end of Shijō-dōri, the shrine includes several buildings, including gates, a main hall and a stage. The Yasaka shrine is dedicated to Susanoo as its chief kami, with his consort Kushinadahime on the east, and eight offspring deities on the west. The yahashira no mikogami include Yashimajinumi no kami, Itakeru no kami, Ōyatsuhime no kami, Tsumatsuhime no kami, Ōtoshi no kami, Ukanomitama no kami, Ōyatsuhiko no kami, and Suseribime no mikoto.

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10. 龍安寺

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Ryōan-ji is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. It belongs to the Myōshin-ji school of the Rinzai branch of Zen Buddhism. The Ryōan-ji garden is considered one of the finest surviving examples of kare-sansui, a refined type of Japanese Zen temple garden design generally featuring distinctive larger rock formations arranged amidst a sweep of smooth pebbles raked into linear patterns that facilitate meditation. The temple and its gardens are listed as one of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto, and as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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11. 清凉寺

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Seiryō-ji (清凉寺) is a Buddhist temple in the Saga district of Ukyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It is also known as Saga Shaka-dō. It is devoted to the practice of Yuzu Nembutsu. Initially, the temple belonged to the Kegon sect; then it became a Pure Land temple. The honzon is an image of Gautama Buddha (Shaka-nyorai). The wooden statue is a National Treasure of Japan, and is an example of a hibutsu. Seiryō-ji also possesses National Treasure statues of the Amitābha (Amida) trinity, and other National Treasures and Important Cultural Properties.

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12. 常寂光寺

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Changjiguang Temple is a temple of Rilianzong located in Okura Town, Sagga Okura Mountain, Youjing District, Kyoto City. The mountain number is Xiaocangshan. This deity is the Datura stramonium of the ten realms. Old Ben Mountain is the native temple of Big Ben Mountain (six gates flow). Located on the slope halfway up Xiaocang Mountain, where 100 people recite a song, you can see the cragga field from the courtyard. More than 200 maple trees are planted in the garden of the courtyard, and the whole mountain is full of red leaves in autumn.

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13. 聚楽第

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The Jurakudai or Jurakutei (聚樂第/聚楽第) was a palace constructed at the order of Toyotomi Hideyoshi in Kyoto, Japan. Construction began in 1586, when Hideyoshi had taken the post of Kampaku, and required nineteen months to complete. Its total area was almost equal to the Imperial Palace Enclosure. It was decorated exceptionally lavishly, but had thick walls and a moat more reminiscent of fortresses such as that at Osaka. It was located in present-day Kamigyō, on the site where the Imperial palace had stood in the Heian period.

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14. 観音菩薩

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Guanyin, Guan Yin or Kuan Yin is the Buddhist bodhisattva associated with compassion. She is the East Asian equivalent of Avalokiteśvara, and has been adopted by other Eastern religions including Chinese folk religion. She was first given the appellation of "goddess of mercy" or the mercy goddess by Jesuit missionaries in China. The Chinese name Guanyin is short for Guanshiyin, which means "[The One Who] Perceives the Sounds of the World." On the 19th day of the sixth lunar month, Guan Shi Yin's attainment of Buddhahood is celebrated.

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15. 三宅八幡神社

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Miyake-Hachimangū (三宅八幡宮) is a Shinto shrine, in Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The shrine is famous for worship to beneficial to children, such as baby colic, academic achievement, safe delivery of childbirth. Because Mushi was thought to cause baby colic, the shrine also has worship for power to expel Mushi. Therefore the shrine is so-called Mushi-hachiman (虫八幡). Recently, many pieces of large size of Ema was excavated, that represent worship to expel Mushi, and the Ema were designated as National Folk Cultural Properties.

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16. 清浄華院

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Shojo -in is a temple of Omotoyama, the Jodo sect in Kamigyo -ku, Kyoto. The name is only the hospital name, and there is no mountain or temple name. The principal is Honen Junjin Mikage. It is one of the Jodo sect Shichidai Motoyama, one of the religion Kyoto Yatsugamotoyama (other Chionin, Hyakumangenchi -koji, Kinnikai Komei -ji Temple). According to the temple biography, Enjin opened by Emperor Seiwa during the Heian period. Honen Kamito 25th Sacred Ground No. 23. As of May 26, 2021 (3rd year), the lord is Mio Iida.

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17. 聚光院

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Jukō-in (聚光院) is a sub-temple of Daitoku-ji, Kyoto, Japan. It was founded in 1566 as the mortuary temple of Miyoshi Nagayoshi. In 1589 Sen no Rikyū designated it as the mortuary temple for his family. The Hondō (1583) and chashitsu (1739) are Important Cultural Properties and the gardens have been designated a Place of Scenic Beauty. A painting of Miyoshi Nagayoshi (1566) has also been designated an Important Cultural Property. The temple also contains a great number of fusuma paintings done by Kanō Eitoku.

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18. 京都国際マンガミュージアム

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The Kyoto International Manga Museum is located in Nakagyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The museum's collection includes approximately 300,000 items as of 2016, with 50,000 volumes of manga that can be accessed and read by visitors and approximately 250,000 items in its closed-stack collection, which can be accessed via a dedicated research room supported by reference facilities. Collected materials include Edo period woodblock prints, pre-war magazines, post-war rental books, and popular modern series from around the world.

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19. 櫻谷文庫(旧木島櫻谷家住宅)

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Sakura Valley Library, located in Shibei District, Kyoto, was established on March 25th, 15th year of Showa (1940). Its purpose is to preserve and disclose the former residence, studio, works and relics of Japanese painter Sakura Valley (Sakura Valley, 1877-1938), as well as Sakura Valley's collection, and support art researchers and artists. Heisei was recognized as Sakuragi Library, a public welfare consortium for 25 years (2013). It is located in Kyoto Yili, which was called "Painting Village" before the war.

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20. 東本願寺

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Higashi Hongan-ji (東本願寺), or, ″the Eastern Monastery of the Original Vow″, is one of two dominant sub-sects of Shin Buddhism in Japan and abroad, the other being Nishi Honganji. It is also the name of the head temple of the Ōtani-ha branch of Jōdo Shinshū in Kyoto, which was most recently constructed in 1895 after a fire burned down the previous temple. As with many sites in Kyoto, these two complexes have more casual names and are known affectionately in Kyoto as Onissan and Ohigashisan .

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21. 妙心寺

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Myōshin-ji is a temple complex in Kyoto, Japan, and head temple of the associated branch of Rinzai Zen Buddhism. The Myōshin-ji school is by far the largest school in Rinzai Zen, approximately as big as the other thirteen branches combined: it contains within it about 3,400 temples throughout Japan, together with a handful overseas, of the approximately six thousand total Rinzai temples, and also has nineteen associated monasteries, of the total of forty monasteries and one nunnery.

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22. 耳塚(鼻塚)

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The Mimizuka , an alteration of the original Hanazuka is a monument in Kyoto, Japan, dedicated to the sliced noses of killed Korean soldiers and civilians as well as Ming Chinese troops taken as war trophies during the Japanese invasions of Korea from 1592 to 1598. The monument enshrines the severed noses of at least 38,000 Koreans killed during Toyotomi Hideyoshi's invasions. The shrine is located just to the west of Toyokuni Shrine, the Shinto shrine honoring Hideyoshi in Kyoto.

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23. 京都市学校歴史博物館

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The Kyoto City School History Museum is a museum in Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. Until 2010 (Heisei 22), the Kyoto City Lifelong Learning Promotion Foundation was operated, and from 2011 (Heisei 23), the Kyoto City Board of Education was operated. In addition to permanent exhibitions centered on the former program elementary school, a special exhibition is held four to five times a year. The first director is Masaaki Ueda (~ 2005), and the current director is Junyuki Uemura.

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24. 孤篷庵

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Kohoan is a temple of the Rinzai sect in Shino, Kita -ku, Kyoto -shi, Kyoto. It is the head of the Rinzai sect Daitokuji faction Omotoyama Daitokuji. It is located at the western end of the Daitokuji Temple, far from the other tower groups. The an issue of the an issue is the name of the Haruya Sonen, where Masaichi Kobori (Enshu) studied in the intention of "one chain". It is private, but once every few years, there is a special release of about 10 days.

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25. 京都市青少年科学センター

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The Kyoto City Youth Science Center (Kyoshiso Shenkagaku Center) is a science museum in Fukakusa, Fushimi -ku, Kyoto. Along with Mushitech World, Moka City Science Education Center, and Izumo Science Museum, it is one of the advanced cases in the Science Museum used for science education. In particular, it is used for science education and teaching training for elementary and junior high school students, but is widely published.

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26. 圓徳院

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Yuandeyuan is a temple of Jianren Temple School of Linji Sect located in Dongshan District of Kyoto City. Tower head of Gaotai Temple. This deity is Sakyamuni. In addition to being known as the main room and Beizheng Institute of Toyotomi Hideyoshi in his later years as his base camp, there is a saying that this is also his dying place. The collection of three big dark days is handed down from Xiuji's Buddhist chanting.

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27. 大仙院

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Daisen-in (大仙院) is a sub-temple of Daitoku-ji, a temple of the Rinzai school of Zen in Buddhism, one of the five most important Zen temples of Kyoto. The name means "The Academy of the Great Immortals." Daisen-in was founded by the Zen priest Kogaku Sōkō (古岳宗亘) (1464–1548), and was built between 1509 and 1513. Daisen-in is noted for its screen paintings and for its kare-sansui, or dry landscape garden.

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28. 妙円寺(松ヶ崎大黒天)

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Myouenji is a temple of Nichiren sect in Matsugasaki, Sakyo -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Mt. Matsuzaki. The main gods are Kuonori Narimoto, Shakyamuni Buddha and Daikokuten. Known by the name of Matsugasaki Daikokuten, one of the Miyako Seven Lucky Gods. Former Motoyama is Kyoto Honji. In Matsugasaki Higashiyama, which is located behind, the word "law" is fired among Matsugasaki Myoho at the time of Goyama Fire.

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29. 野宮神社 (Nonomiya Shrine)

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Nonomiya Shrine , or the Shrine in the Country, is a Shinto shrine in the Arashiyama district on the west side of the city of Kyoto in Kyoto prefecture, Japan, close to its bamboo forest. The specific site of the shrine changed somewhat over time, as the location of the shrine was fixed anew by divination when a new imperial priestess was to undergo purification before traveling to take up her duties at Ise Shrine.

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30. 梨木神社

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Limu Shrine is a shrine located in Randian Town, Shangjing District, Kyoto City. The old company was the Bigger Official Coin Society. Sacrifice gods to Sanshiwan and Sanshimei fathers and sons who made great contributions to Meiji Restoration. In addition, about 500 Lespedeza plants, also known as Lespedeza Palace, are planted in China, and Lespedeza Festival will be held in the middle and late September.

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31. Okuni Statue

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Okuni was a Japanese shrine maiden who is believed to have invented the theatrical art form of kabuki. She is thought to have begun performing her new art style of "kabuki" theatre in the dry riverbed of the Kamo River in Kyoto. Okuni's troupe quickly gained immense popularity, and were known for their performers, who were often lower-class women Okuni had recruited to act in her all-female theatre group.

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32. 壬生寺

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Mibu-dera (壬生寺) is a Buddhist temple in Nakagyō-ku, Kyoto. In the Middle Ages, the temple revived a performance created by the Yuzu Nembutsu monk Engaku known as the Dai Nembutsu Kyōgen. It is also known for having been affiliated with the Shinsengumi. The temple has taken on several other names such "Jizō-in (地蔵院)", "Hōdōsanmai-in (宝幢三昧寺)", and "Shinjōkō-in (心浄光院)."

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33. 龍光院

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Longguangyuan is a Linjizong temple located in Ziye, Shibei District, Kyoto Prefecture. This is the tower head of Dabenshan Dade Temple of Linjizong Dade Temple School. Although there are many national treasures, important cultural property buildings and fine arts, it is not open, does not accept any visits for sightseeing purposes, and is not particularly open. It is a temple that is declined to visit.

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34. 明暗寺

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Myōan-ji is a Buddhist temple located in Kyoto, Japan. Myōan-ji is a sub-temple of Tōfuku-ji, and contained within the larger Tōfuku-ji temple complex, located in Higashiyama ward. It is the former headquarters and the premier pilgrimage site of the Fuke sect of Rinzai Zen. The temple was founded by the komusō and Zen master Kichiku —in whose remembrance there is a small shrine contained within.

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35. 壇林寺

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Danrin-ji (檀林寺) was Japan's first Zen temple, founded in Saga, Kyōto by order of Tachibana no Kachiko during the Jōwa era. The temple was destroyed by fire in 928, but was restored, and during the Muromachi period the temple was designated as one of Kyōto's five great Buddhist nunneries. The temple eventually fell into disrepair, and in 1339 construction of Tenryū-ji began on its grounds.

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36. 安祥院

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Anxiangyuan is a pure land temple located in Dongshan District of Kyoto City. The mountain number is Dongshan. This deity is Amitabha Buddha. The Tibetan statues enshrined in the Tibetan halls in monasteries can realize all their wishes as long as they pray for a specified number of days, which is called time-limited Tibetan (day-limited Tibetan). Luoyang Six Amitabha Parade No.4 Zaza Station.

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37. 桂離宮 (Katsura Imperial Villa)

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The Katsura Imperial Villa , or Katsura Detached Palace, is an Imperial residence with associated gardens and outbuildings in the western suburbs of Kyoto, Japan. Located on the western bank of the Katsura River in Katsura, Nishikyō-ku, the Villa is 8km distant from the main Kyoto Imperial Palace. The villa and gardens are nationally recognized as an Important Cultural Property of Japan.

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38. 法輪寺

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Hōrin-ji is a Shingon Buddhist temple in Arashiyama, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. The honorary sangō prefix is Chifuku-san (智福山). The temple is said to have been constructed by Gyōki in 713 AD, and was originally named Kadonoi-dera (葛井寺). It is dedicated to Ākāśagarbha(Sanskrit:आकाशकर्भ,Japanese:虚空蔵:kokūzō) the bodhisattva of the boundless space.

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39. 行願寺

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Xingyuan Temple is a Tiantai Sect temple located in the town in front of Xingyuan Temple in Zhongjing District, Kyoto City. The mountain name is Lingshan. This deity is Avalokitesvara with thousands of hands (Avalokitesvara with thousands of hands). Known as Leather Hall. No.19 Zhasuo, No.33 Institute of Western Countries. It is the only nunnery in thirty-three western countries.

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40. 京都御所

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The Kyōto Imperial Palace is the former ruling palace of the Emperor of Japan. Since the Meiji Restoration in 1869, the Emperors have resided at the Tokyo Imperial Palace, while the preservation of the Kyoto Imperial Palace was ordered in 1877. Today, the grounds are open to the public, and the Imperial Household Agency hosts public tours of the buildings several times a day.

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41. 伏見稲荷大社

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Fushimi Inari-taisha (伏見稲荷大社) is the head shrine of the kami Inari, located in Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. The shrine sits at the base of a mountain also named Inari which is 233 metres (764 ft) above sea level, and includes trails up the mountain to many smaller shrines which span 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) and take approximately 2 hours to walk up.

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42. 南禅寺

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Nanzen-ji , or Zuiryusan Nanzen-ji, formerly Zenrin-ji , is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Emperor Kameyama established it in 1291 on the site of his previous detached palace. It is also the headquarters of the Nanzen-ji branch of Rinzai Zen. The precincts of Nanzen-ji are a nationally designated Historic Site and the Hōjō gardens a Place of Scenic Beauty.

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43. 東山山頂公園

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Higashiyama Summit Park (東山山公園, Higashiyama-zan-kōen) is a park located in Higashiyama, on the border between Higashiyama-ku and Yamashina-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan, on the east side of the Kyoto Basin. With the opening of the Higashiyama Driveway in 1960, it was opened as a park with an observation space overlooking the city of Kyoto.

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44. 金閣寺

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Kinkaku-ji , officially named Rokuon-ji , is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. It is one of the most popular buildings in Kyoto, attracting many visitors annually. It is designated as a National Special Historic Site, a National Special Landscape and is one of 17 locations making up the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto which are World Heritage Sites.

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45. 戒光寺

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Kaikoji is a temple of a quasi -handed headquarters of the Shingon Susenakuji school in Izusakuji, Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. It is the head of Sengakuji Temple. It is also called Jokuroku. The official name is Keiko Ritsu -ji Temple. The principal is Shaka Nyorai. Kyoto 13 Buddha Sacred Ground No. 3 bill. Izumiyama Shichifukujin Tour No. 2 (Benzaiten) bill.

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46. 泉涌寺

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Sennyū-ji (泉涌寺), formerly written as Sen-yū-ji (仙遊寺), is a Buddhist temple in Higashiyama-ku in Kyoto, Japan. For centuries, Sennyū-ji has been a mausoleum for noble families and members of the Imperial House of Japan. Located within the temple grounds are the official tombs of Emperor Shijō and many of the emperors who came after him.

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47. 元離宮二条城

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Nijō Castle is a flatland castle in Kyoto, Japan. The castle consists of two concentric rings (Kuruwa) of fortifications, the Ninomaru Palace, the ruins of the Honmaru Palace, various support buildings and several gardens. The surface area of the castle is 275,000 square metres, of which 8,000 square metres (86,000 sq ft) is occupied by buildings.

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48. 浄土院

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Pure Land Institute is a Pure Land Sect temple located in Yingesi Town, Zuojing District, Kyoto City. The mountain number is Mount Tai of Qing Dynasty. This deity is Amitabha Buddha. Because it manages the "capitalization" of one of the five mountains, it is also called "capitalization temple". Adjacent to the north of Cizhao Temple (Yinge Temple).

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49. 雲龍院

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Unryū-in (雲竜院) is a sub-temple of Sennyū-ji in Kyoto, Japan. Founded in 1372, it was rebuilt after destruction in the Ōnin War. The Hondō of 1646 is an Important Cultural Property. The Hōjō or abbot's quarters also date from the Edo period. A Kamakura period copy of the Lotus sutra has been designated an Important Cultural Property.

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50. 高桐院

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Kōtō-in (高桐院) is a sub-temple of Daitoku-ji, Kyoto, Japan. It was founded by Hosokawa Tadaoki. There is a teahouse, the Shōkō-ken, and the gardens are celebrated for their momiji. A pair of Southern Song monochrome hanging scrolls with landscape have been designated a National Treasure. Many other works are aired annually in October.

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51. 吉田山

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Yoshidayama is a isolated hill located in Yoshida Kaguraoka -cho, Sakyo -ku, Kyoto -shi, Kyoto. The aliases are Kaguraoka and Kaguraoka, and historically, they are called Kaguraoka, not Yoshidan. It is located in the northeastern part of the Kyoto basin, with an altitude of 105m. It is said to be included in the Higashiyama Thirty -six peaks.

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52. 今宮神社

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Imagi Shrine (Imagi Shrine) is a shrine (Royal Spirit Society) located in the garden of Youjing District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. In the past, it was also called only Garden Club and Garden Club. The company level is the old village community. Earth-producing gods in gardens in Youjing District and Taiqin Anjing in Youjing District.

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53. 来迎院

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Raigoin is a temple of the Shingon Susenzakuji school in Izusakuji Yamanouchi, Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Mt. The principal is Amida Nyorai. The head of Sengakuji Temple. It is also referred to as the Banzo Bodhi Temple Betsu, and also called the Temple (Mitara). Izumiyama Shichifukujin Tour No. 4 (Hotei Takashi) bill.

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54. 相国寺

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Shōkoku-ji (相国寺), formally identified as Mannen-zan Shōkoku Shōten Zenji (萬年山相國承天禅寺), is a Buddhist temple in northern Kyoto, first founded in 1382 by Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, with the existing temple complex having undergone several periods of extensive reconstruction and rebuilding in the succeeding eras.

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55. 京都府立植物園

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The Kyoto Botanical Garden , also known as the Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Garden, is a major botanical garden with conservatory located next to the Kamo River, Hangi-cho Simogamo, Sakyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It is open daily; a general admission fee is charged, and an additional fee is charged for accessing the conservatory.

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56. 本隆寺

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Benlong Temple is the main mountain of Fahuazong Zhenmenliu, located in Shangjing District of Kyoto City. The mountain name is Huiguang Mountain. There are 8 Tatou Courtyard (Good Courtyard, Yushu Courtyard, Main City Courtyard, Zhengshou Courtyard, Yufeng Courtyard, this court, Xuanmiao Courtyard and Qingcheng Courtyard).

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57. 仲源寺

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Nakagenji is a temple of the Jodo sect in Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. The mountain is Jukuyama. The main statue is Jizo Bodhisattva, which is also known as the eye disease Jizo, and is worshiped as a spiritual experience in eye diseases. In addition, the Senju Kannon of Kannon -do is Luoyang 33rd Kannon Sacred Ground No. 16.

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58. 円山公園

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Maruyama Park is a park in Kyoto, Japan. It is noted as the main center for cherry blossom viewing in Kyoto, and can get extremely crowded at that time of year (April). The park's star attraction is a weeping cherry tree (shidarezakura) which becomes lit up at night. It also becomes busy in the New Year's Eve Festivals.

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59. 南禅院

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Nanzenin is a temple of the Rinzai Southern Temple school in Fukuchi -cho, Sakyo -ku, Kyoto. The head of Omotoyama Nanzenji Temple. The main statue is the statue of Kameyama Ho. It is said to be the birthplace of Nanzenji. In front of the gate, the waterway cabinet built as part of the Lake Biwa Canal Project passes.

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60. 等持院

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Tōji-in (等持院) is a Buddhist temple of the Rinzai Tenryū sect located in Kita Ward, Kyoto, Japan, and one of two funeral temples (bodaiji) dedicated to Ashikaga Takauji, first shōgun of the Ashikaga dynasty. Its main object of worship is Shakyamuni, and its honorary sangō prefix is Mannenzan (萬年山).

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61. 石像寺

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Shixiang Temple is a pure land temple located in Shangjing District of Kyoto City. The mountain number is Jialong Mountain. The detailed name is Jialong Mountain Guangming Bianzhaoyuan Shixiang Temple. This deity is Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva. The local area is famous for its common name of nail pulling and hiding.

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62. 今熊野観音寺

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Ima Kumano Kannonji is a temple of the Shingon Susenzakuji school in Izusakuji, Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. The head of Sohonzan Sengakuji Temple. The mountain name is Mt. Shin -Nachi. The principal is the eleven -faced Kanzeon Bodhisattva. The official temple is Kannonji. The 15th place of the 33rd place in West.

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63. 真珠庵

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Shinjuan (pearl 庵, Shinjuan) is the pagoda head of the Rinzai Sōjō Daihonzan Daitoku-ji Temple in Shino, Kita-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. It is a temple of Ikkyū Sōjō Junyukari, who is famous as an unconventional Zen monk. It is usually closed to the public, except when it is specially opened.

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64. 養源院

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Yangyuanyuan is located in Dongshan District, Kyoto City, which is a temple of the Pure Land True Sect. The mountain number is Nancuo Mountain. Located opposite the east of 33 Hall. The temple name of Yangyuan Hospital is taken from the courtyard number of Asai Changzheng. It turned out to be Tiantai Sect.

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65. 野竹林

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Bamboo Forest, Arashiyama Bamboo Grove or Sagano Bamboo Forest, is a natural forest of bamboo in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan. The forest consists mostly of Moso Bamboo and consists of several pathways for tourists and visitors. The Ministry of the Environment considers it a part of the soundscape of Japan.

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66. 本満寺

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Benman Temple, located in Shangjing District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture, is the mountain (historical temple) of Rilian Sect. The mountain name is Guangbu Mountain (Guangxuan Chuanshan). There are four courtyards in Tatou (Yicheng Courtyard, Shouxuan Courtyard, Shiquan Courtyard and Faquan Courtyard).

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67. 嵐山モンキーパークいわたやま

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Iwatayama Monkey Park is a commercial park located in Arashiyama in Kyoto, Japan. The park is on Mt Arashiyama, on the opposite side of the Ōi River as the train station. It is inhabited by a troop of over 120 Japanese macaque monkeys. The animals are wild but can be fed food purchased at the site.

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68. 仁和寺

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Ninna-ji is the head temple of the Omuro school of the Shingon Sect of Buddhism. Located in western Kyoto, Japan, it was first founded in AD 888 by Emperor Uda, and was later reconstructed in the 17th century. It is part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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69. 妙顕寺

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Miaoxian Temple is a temple located in Daben Mountain, Rilianzong, Shangjing District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. There are nine hospitals in Tatou (Jiuyuan Hospital, Shicheng Hospital, Quanmiao Hospital, Fayin Hospital, Huiming Hospital, Benmiao Hospital, Shicheng Hospital and Qiao Court).

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70. 修学院離宮(Shugakuin Imperial Villa)

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The Shugaku-in Imperial Villa , or Shugaku-in Detached Palace, is a set of gardens and outbuildings in the hills of the eastern suburbs of Kyoto, Japan. It is one of Japan's most important large-scale cultural treasures; its gardens are one of the great masterpieces of Japanese gardening.

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71. 永観堂 禅林寺

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Eikan-dō Zenrin-ji (永観堂禅林寺) is the head temple for the Seizan branch of Japan's Jōdo-shū Buddhist sect, located in Kyoto, Sakyō-ku. It was founded by Shinshō, a pupil of Kūkai, and is famous for its fall foliage and for its prominence in the past as a center of learning.

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72. 大徳寺

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Daitoku-ji is a Buddhist temple, one of fourteen autonomous branches of the Rinzai school of Japanese Zen. It is located in Kita-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The "mountain name" (sangō) by which it is known is Ryūhōzan (龍宝山). The Daitoku-ji temple complex today covers more than 23 hectares.

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73. 東福寺

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Tōfuku-ji (東福寺) is a Buddhist temple in Higashiyama-ku in Kyoto, Japan. Tōfuku-ji takes its name from two temples in Nara, Tōdai-ji and Kōfuku-ji. It is one of the so-called Kyoto Gozan or "five great Zen temples of Kyoto". Its honorary sangō prefix is Enichi-san (慧日山).

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74. 熊野若王子神社

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Kumano Ruo Prince Shrine is located in Ruo Prince Town, Zuojing District, Kyoto City. The old community is a village community. It used to be the guard club of Zen Forest Temple. At the southern end of the philosophical road. Known as Prince Ruo Shrine. One of the three bears in Kyoto.

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75. 法音院

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Hononin is a temple of the Shingon Susenakuji school in Izumi Temple, Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. It is the head of Sengakuji Temple. The principal is non -empty and search Kannon. Luoyang 33rd place Kannon Sacred Ground No. 25. Izumiyama Shichifukujin Tour No. 7 (Kotobuki) billing place.

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76. Taizoin

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Taizō-in (退蔵院) is the oldest sub-temple of the Myōshin-ji Rinzai Zen Buddhist temple, situated in the northwest of Kyoto, Japan. It was founded by Zen priest Muinsoin in 1404. The original temple buildings were burned during the Ōnin War (1467-1477), and were later rebuilt.

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77. 宝塔寺

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Baota Temple is a Rilianzong Temple located in Shencao Baota Temple Town, Fujian District, Kyoto City. The mountain number is Deep Grass Mountain. This respect is the Three Treasures. Old Ben Mountain is Miaoxian Temple of Big Ben Mountain. Expand the edge of learning from the law.

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78. 角屋もてなしの文化美術館

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Kakumiya is a yam -ya (restaurant / feast facility) that was originally opened in Shimoki -ku, Kyoto (currently Shimogyo -ku, Kyoto). The building has been designated as a national important cultural property and has been released as the "Kadoya Motenashi Cultural Museum" in 1998.

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79. 妙蓮寺

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Myorenji Temple is Omotoyama of Honmon Hua sect in Kamigyo -ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. The mountain name is Ugiyama. There are eight pagodaes (Keikoin, Gyorong -in, Honkoin, Enjin, Jinjin, Jogiin, Honmyoin, Motomyoin). The temple crest is three autumn leaves on the circle.

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80. 誓願寺

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Shigenji is a temple of the Jodo sect Nishiyama Fukakusa faction in Shin Kyogoku -dori, Nakagyo -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Mt. Fukakusa. The principal is Amida Nyorai. The main hall also enshrines the eleven -faced Kannon of the 33rd place of the Shin -West country, No. 15.

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81. 毘沙門堂門跡

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Bishamon -do is a temple of Tendai sect in Yamashina -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Mt. The principal is Bishamonten. The official name is Mt. It is one of the temples of the Tendai sect Kyoto Gomon, and is also called the Yamashina Bishamon -do and the Bishamon Domon Ruins.

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82. 詩仙堂丈山寺

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Shisen-dō (詩仙堂) is a Buddhist temple of the Sōtō Zen sect in Sakyō-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It is registered as a historic site of Japan. It stands on the grounds of its founder, the Edo period intellectual Ishikawa Jōzan (1583–1672), who established the temple in 1641.

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83. 阿弥陀寺

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Amida Temple (阿弥陀寺, Amidaji-ji) is a temple of the Jōdo sect located in the town of Tsuruyama-chō, Imadegawa-kamiru, Tera-machi-dōri, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The name of the mountain is Mt. Rentai. The name of the hospital is Somi-in. The hon. Gentleman is Amida.

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84. 小倉山

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Xiaocang Mountain is a mountain with an altitude of 296m located in Youjing District of Kyoto City. Located on the north bank of Guihe River, opposite Lanshan on the south bank. Sometimes it is also called Xiongzang Mountain, Xiaojieshan Mountain and Hidden Jieshan Mountain.

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85. 祇王寺

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Gion King Temple is a Buddhist temple of Daigakuji Sect of True Word Sect located in Ao'e, Youjing District, Kyoto City. The temple itself is a nun. The mountain number is Takamatsuyama. The hospital number is the past hospital. This deity is the Tathagata of the Great Day.

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86. 楢崎家跡

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Narasaki Ryō was a Japanese woman and the wife of Sakamoto Ryōma, an architect of the Meiji Restoration. She is commonly called Oryō (お龍) in Japan. After the death of her first husband, she married the merchant Nishimura Matsubē and was renamed to Nishimura Tsuru .

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87. 常林寺

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Jorinji is a temple of the Jodo sect in Tanaka Shimoyanagi -cho, Sakyo -ku, Kyoto. Along with Chotoku -ji Temple on the north side and the southern side of the south, it is called Sangenji Temple in Sunagawa. In Kyoto, it has been known as "Hagi no Tara" for a long time.

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88. 安養寺

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Anyang Temple is a temple located in Dongshan District, Kyoto City. The mountain name is Ciyuan Mountain. Located at the foot of Dongshan Mountain in Kyoto Basin, in the northeast corner of Yuanshan Park. Also known as Jishui Caoan, which is related to Master Faran.

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89. 実光院

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Shiguang Courtyard is located in the north of 3000 Courtyard, which is Tiantai Sect Temple located in Shenglinyuan Town, Dayuan, Zuojing District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. Built as the sub-courtyard of Shenglin Courtyard. The temple pattern is Sakura Hosokawa.

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90. 水火天満宮

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Suika Tenmangu (水火天万宮, Suikatenmangu) is a Shinto shrine located in Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan. The former name of the company was Murasha. He is said to be the god of water and fire avoidance. He is affectionately known to locals as "Tenjin of Water Fire".

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91. 上御霊神社

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Kamigi Ryojinja is a shrine located in Kamigo -Gyeimachi, Kamigyo -ku, Kyoto. The old business is a prefectural company. The name of the Kamigi Rei Shrine is compatible with Shimo -Ryo Shrine, and the official name as a religious corporation is now "Goryo Shrine".

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92. 鈴虫寺(華厳寺)

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Huayan Temple is a Linjizong Temple located in Xijing District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. The mountain name is Miaode Mountain. This deity is the Tathagata of the Great Day. Bell worms are raised all year round, so they are commonly called "Bell Worm Temple".

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93. 本圀寺

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Native Temple (hereinafter referred to as "Native Temple") is located in Rilianzong's Daben Mountain (Lingji Temple) in Shanke District, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture, and it is also the ancestral mountain with six gates. The mountain number is Daguang Mountain.

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94. 雨宝院

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Yubaoyuan is a temple of Quanyong Temple Sect of Zhenyan Sect located in Shangjing District of Kyoto City. No.3 goes north to the Great Sage Huanxi Temple in Shan Yu Bao Yuan. This deity is a happy day. Known as the Holy Heavenly Palace of the Western Front.

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95. Sorin-ji Temple

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Sorinji is a temple of Tendai sect in Higashiyama -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Mt. Reigashi (or Kayamayama). The institution is Hokkei Sanmai Muzu Kotobuin. The temple name is correctly called Sara -twin tree temple. The principal is Yakushi Nyorai.

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96. 五智山蓮華寺

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Rengeji is a temple of the Shingon sect in Ukyo -ku, Kyoto. The mountain name is Gochiyama. The principal is Amida Nyorai. Known for the cucumber sealing memorial service that contains plague in cucumber and praying for the healing of the disease.

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97. 瑞峯院

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Ruifeng Courtyard, located in Dadesi Town, Ziye, Shibei District, Kyoto Prefecture, is a temple of Dadesi Sect of Linji Sect. The tower head of Dade Temple in Dabenshan, Tongpai. There is the tomb of Otomo Zonglin and his wife in the courtyard.

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98. 知恩院

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Chion-in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan is the headquarters of the Jōdo-shū founded by Hōnen (1133–1212), who proclaimed that sentient beings are reborn in Amida Buddha's Western Paradise by reciting the nembutsu, Amida Buddha's name.

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99. 豊国神社 (Hōkoku-jinja)

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Toyokuni Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan. It was built in 1599 to commemorate Toyotomi Hideyoshi. It is the location of the first tamaya ever constructed, which was later destroyed by the Tokugawa clan.

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100. 興臨院

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Korinin is a temple of the Rinzai Sect Daitokuji school in Shino Daitokuji -cho, Kita -ku, Kyoto. The head of Omotoyama Daitokuji Temple. The principal is Shaka Nyorai. It is not open to the public except for the special visit date.

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