On the mountain of silence, a sacred shrine stands decorated with Iris japonica.
One shows enlightenment with perfect circle. And the other is a rectangle that shows perplexity. It seems that it represents a lifetime of angular person who suffer from difficulties and troubles.
Komyoin Temple is one of sub-temple of Tofukuji Temple Complex.
As you see, here flowers are not always necessary.
It is fun like a festival. A bit inconvenient location, but this season, it is worth going absolutely.
Not only the cherry pink but also the fresh green of the maple has something to look out for.
Yes. It’s a local spot. But if you go along Teramachi Street, you will still be able to encounter cherry blossoms.
“Tera-machi Street” If you translate directly, it is as a temples town street. Going along this street, you will be surprised that temples are next to each other.
Uhoin is located in the “Nishijin” district, which is known for producing kimonos.
Now the double cherry blossoms are in full bloom and it is a masterpiece.
This double-blossom cherry tree is called “Fugenzo-Zakura”.
It is an original species grows only in this area. Late bloom. And when the flowers fall, it is famous for falling with every corolla.