November 26, 2008

Kiyomizu-Kannondo

kiyomizu-kannondo Kiyomizu-Kannondo is located in ueno park.
It is near to the statue of Saigo Takamori.
It was built in 1631 with modeled on Kiyomizu-Dera in Kyoto.

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kiyomizu-kannondo
view from kiyomizu-kannondoPhoto above is a view from the stage of Kiyomizu-Kannondo.

kiyomizu-kannondo

5 comments:

tr3nta said...

Nice post... tanks for share... unbelievable is still on foot after all this years, its wood isn't it???

Malyss said...

1631!!
This is the way we (european people) imagine Japan:old wooden temples with those lovely roofs..

Joseph Pulikotil said...

Hi Nobu :)

Lovely photos. Impossible to believe such an antiquated building is still there for us to see and enjoy. The surroundings are beautiful.

Many thanks for sharing.

Have a wonderful day :)

Niamh Baldock said...

now that's old! beautiful building and interesting commentary.

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