Japan 2017: Kinkaku-ji / The Golden Pavilion, Kyoto

Kinkaku is a shariden, a Buddhist Hall containing relics of Buddha. The pavilion is part of a temple that is formally named Rokuon-ji Temple but commonly called Kinkaku-ji Temple or Temple of the Golden Pavilion. Let me get it out of the way, it's not real gold but rather gold foil. We went here around… Continue reading Japan 2017: Kinkaku-ji / The Golden Pavilion, Kyoto

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