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Nanzenji Hojo
Name:Nanzenji Hojo garden photo
Nanzenji
Photo: Lynn Perry



 
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Address:Sakyo-ku, Nanzenji, Fukuchi-cho 
Mailing Address: 
City:Kyoto-shi 
State:Kyoto-hu 
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Country:JAPAN 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=35.11667; long=135.8
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Contruction Date:Edo period 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
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Added to JGarden:1/1/1996 
Last Updated:7/22/2000 
JGarden Description:This Nanzenji sub-temple is a dry, karesansui garden. 




While the sound
Of the cascade
Long since has ceased,
We still hear the murmur
Of its name.



Taki no oto wa
Taete hisashiku
Nari nuredo
Nakoso nagarete
Nao kikoe kere.

  Fujiwara no Kinto (966-1041)
  Hyakunin Isshu
  trans. by M.V. Otake

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