Nanzenji 南禅寺

  • Published on : 01/04/2015
  • by : L.T.
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Zen be!

Surrounded by greenery, nestled in the Higashiyama district, this temple, dating from 1264, which had originally served as a secondary villa to the Emperor Kameyama (1249-1305)  is now considered one of the most important Zen temples in the world and is one of five great Zen temples of Kyoto.


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