Daikaku-ji

  • Address: 4 Sagaoosawachō, Ukyō-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto Prefecture ( rough location)
  • Founder: Emperor Saga
  • Founded: 876

The head temple of Shingon Sect, Daikakuji School.






The entrance, Shikidai-genkan




Metal fittings of a gate




Shinden with hip-and-gable roof




The hip-and-gable of Mieidō




Metal fitting of a gate




Covered passage called "Murasame"




Metal fitting of a railing




Fresh green of maple leaves




Saplings growing in the cracks of a rock




A little landing stage for boating at the west edge of the pond Ōsawa




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