Kōmyō-ji

  • Address: 26-1 Saijōnai, Ao, Nagaokakyō-shi, Kyoto Prefecture ( rough location)
  • Founder: Renshō
  • Founded: 1198

The head temple of Nishiyamajōdo Sect.
Renshō (Kumagai Naozane, after becoming a bonze) founded this temple. Became popular after the TV commercial of The Central Japan Railway Company, Ah, Kyoto! Let's go!






The garden "Shigaraki" in front of the "Shaka-dō, Pavilion of Shakyamuni - 1




The garden "Shigaraki" in front of the "Shaka-dō, Pavilion of Shakyamuni - 2




The statue of "Hōnen-shōnin", the founder of Jōdo-shū (The Pure Land School)
(in front of the Main Hall) shōnin - honorific title for high priests




Belfry of the temple




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 1




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 2




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 3




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 4




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 5




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 6




A variety of colored leaves in the precincts - 7




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