• 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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