Silhouette of the temple by Tokyo Tower

by SHIN

The numeber of temples is 80 thousands all Japan, large-numbered locations are mainly west Japan.  In Tokyo there about 3000 temples.  Place by place, Buddhism school by school, different style and colors are found.  There are so many famous temples in Tokyo, but for me, I like this temple.  It is spacious and relaxing to be able to take a deep breath in a fresh air.  When I feel down, I used to come here to pray.  Oh! here is also a part of Tokyo?  No hustle and bustle.  Elegant Tokyo Tower and this temple really match well especially after sunset.  In the evening monks chante Jodo-school prayer inside hall.   In the 17th century, most eminent Shogunate, Tokugawa Ieyasu, decided this temple as a family temple.  Buddhist monk, named Honen, founded Jodo-sect in Kyoto early-13th century. How about a Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Bay area tour ?

Silhouette of the temple by Tokyo Tower

Silhouette of the temple by Tokyo Tower

 

Silhouette of the temple by Tokyo Tower

 

 

Silhouette of the temple by Tokyo Tower


11 Jan 2018


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Hello my name is Shinichiro Yamana, very long, so please call me just SHIN.
I was born in Kobe, international port town, and grew up in Kyoto, 1000 year old capital in Japan.
Now I live in Kawasaki city, between Tokyo or Yokohama. That's why I am familiar with all tour courses in the east Japan and west Japan. My olden Kyoto villa near Silver Pavilion welcomes you to visit and get relax on the Tatami mat floor with a green tea. After I retired from Japanese steel company as an steel engineer, I have been enjoying a nice international job, tour guide, which greatly changes my life and opens my eyes widely because of getting to know a lot of wonderful visitors like you from all over the world.
It is my great pleasure to meet you and go to off the beaten paths together, Tokyo, Hakone, Kamakura, Kyoto, Osaka, Nara and many places wherever you like. I think, there are 100 travelers, there must be 100 kinds of likes and tastes. So it is my great fun to tailor your original plan in Japan.
If you are fed up with stereotyped tour guide books and embarrassed to decide where to go, please send me email anytime. I feel happy to assist you to have an unforgettable trip in Japan all the seasons.
Yes, being with you in a tour is just short moment, however, this brilliant moment will keep on shining as an unforgettable memories in your whole life. I believe new experiences will change our life and mind.
Japanese apricot flower and cherry blossom in Kyoto, hydrangea in Kamakura, gourmet streets in Osaka, the Great Buddha and deer park in Nara, and crimson maple tree in Hakone, and golden ginkgo trees in modern and retro metropolis Tokyo. Please feel free sending email anytime.
S'wonderful, S'marvelous, I'd like to see you soon ! Thank you very much for reading me. read more


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