Zuiryusan Nanzen-ji,Kyoto,Japan

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b4/Kyoto_Nanzenji01s5s4272.jpg/1024px-Kyoto_Nanzenji01s5s4272.jpg Nanzen-ji was founded in the middle Heian period (1291, or Shōō 4 in the Japanese era system).[3] It was destroyed by fire in 1393, 1447, and 1467, rebuilt in 1597, and expanded in the Edo era.[4] A large complex, it has varied over time between nine and twelve sub-temples. Zenkei Shibayama, who provided a popular commentary on the Mumonkan, was an abbot of the monastery.
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Nanzen-ji was founded in the middle Heian period (1291, or Shōō 4 in the Japanese era system).[3] It was destroyed by fire in 1393, 1447, and 1467, rebuilt in 1597, and expanded in the Edo era.[4] A large complex, it has varied over time between nine and twelve sub-temples.
Zenkei Shibayama, who provided a popular commentary on the Mumonkan, was an abbot of the monastery.


http://www.bigfoto.com/asia/japan/japan51.jpg Nanzen-ji (南禅寺 Nanzen-ji?), or Zuiryusan Nanzen-ji, formerly Zenrin-ji (禅林寺 Zenrin-ji?), is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Emperor Kameyama established it in 1291 on the site of his previous detached palace. It is also the headquarters of the Nanzen-ji branch of Rinzai Zen. The precincts of Nanzen-ji are a nationally designated Historic Site and the Hōjō gardens a Place of Scenic Beauty.
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Nanzen-ji (南禅寺 Nanzen-ji?), or Zuiryusan Nanzen-ji, formerly Zenrin-ji (禅林寺 Zenrin-ji?), is a Zen Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Emperor Kameyama established it in 1291 on the site of his previous detached palace. It is also the headquarters of the Nanzen-ji branch of Rinzai Zen. The precincts of Nanzen-ji are a nationally designated Historic Site and the Hōjō gardens a Place of Scenic Beauty.


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