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Culture in Kyoto

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Genko-an 12

Genko-an

Edward Tseng

Genko-an is a temple in Kyoto with bloodstained hand- and footprints of samurai. Two famous windows, "Enlightenment" and "Con...

Kyoto
Oharano Shrine

Oharano Shrine

Bonson Lam

The move from Nagaokakyo to Kyoto had saved Oharano shrine. With many parts of Kyoto racing towards modernity, this little kn...

Kyoto
Seiryu-e Dragon Festival

Seiryu-e Dragon Festival

Febry Fawzi

The Seiryu-e festival is held every spring and autumn near Kiyomizu-dera. The Seiryu or blue dragon is believed to be a guard...

Kyoto