Houkyoin Shrine in Autumn

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Friday, December 7, 2018
Houkyoin Shrine in Autumn

Walked around Arashiyama today, visiting a number of shrines with dazzling red and yellow autumn foliage. This is the main hall and garden of Houkyoin (宝筐院), a small shrine built in the 12th century (平安時代) and restored in the 19th century (明治時代).