Rokuon-Ji Temple (Kinkaku-Ji in Kyoto)

I went to Rokuon-Ji Temple this summer. Rokuon-Ji Temple is famous for Kinkaku (a golden pavilion), so it’s called Kinkaku-ji temple. Both names are written on its name plate at the entrance. The entrance is very simple and green trees are beautiful […]

Phoenix Hall and the 10,000 yen note

Byodoin Temple (Uji, Kyoto)

Phoenix Hall of Byodoin Temple, What Is Often Seen in Coin Purses Byodoin Temple is located in Uji City, Kyoto. It is very famous for its Phoenix Hall that is depicted on the obverse of […]


Okazaki Shrine (Kyoto)

I went to Okazaki Shrine to buy an amulet for my relative who is pregnant. Okazaki Shrine is known as a place to pray for a safe delivery. Here you can find lots of rabbit […]