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Sekizan Zen-in Temple

Name 赤山禅院 / Sekizan Zenin Temple
Adress Shugakuin Kaikombocho18, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8036
Hours Open 9:00~16:30
Admission Free

Sekizan Zen-in was founded in 888 AD following the will of the high priest Jikaku Daishi Ennin as one of the affliated temples of Hieizan Enryakuji Temple, the Headquarters of Tendai sect Buddhism. Situated in a quiet neighborhood near Kyoto Shugakuin Imperial Villa, it is a famous site for the red tinged autumnal leaves.


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