Voyage

Autumn in Kyoto

On our way in search of the best autumn spot in Kyoto, we came across this temple called Taiko-an. There, we found out that it is actually a sub-temple of the famous Tofuku-ji Temple.
_MG_0311_MG_0319_MG_0323_MG_0322_MG_0308_MG_0307IMG_0305_MG_0304Coleen in Kyoto_MG_0303IMG_0302IMG_0301 Taiko-an Temple was founded in 1346 by the 43rd priest of the Tofuku-ji Temple. This beautiful thing was destroyed by a fire during the Onin War in 15th century, lay waste until it was restored in 1599 by a warrior-priest named Ankokuji Ekei.

 

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    Kyoto Travel Guide – L'essentiel
    December 15, 2015 at 12:05 pm

    […] For Autumn Colours, one shouldn’t miss Tokufu-ji Temple and pass by Taiko-an Temple. […]

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