Houkongo-in Temple

At a mountain cottage from the Heian era, the Taiken-monin which was the empress of Emperor Toba assumed it Houkongo-in in 1130 (Daiji 5). Principal image, the Sitting cross-legged Amitabha is an important cultural property. There is seijo waterfall of the places of scenic beauty in the style of Japanese garden with a pond in the center Jodo garden. The temple of alias lotus. A flower blooms in the middle of August from the middle of July. A weeping cherry tree, iris, a hydrangea, the colored leaves are beautiful, too, and many poets leave the beautiful sight for a song including Buddhist priest Saigyo. Garden the remnants of an old building of the late Heian period that the seijo waterfall is precious again.

[ Access ]
It is a 2-minute walk from JR San'in Main Line Hanazono Station.
It is a 2-minute walk from the flower garden station square bus stop
[ Hours ]
From 9:00 to 16:00
[ Fees ]
500 yen
[ Links(Japanese) ]
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