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This was the most terrible visit to a temple in Kyoto in 8 years!

I happened to go in the time of reconstruction of the main building - it was all covered and the... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2013
Ekaterina G
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Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, Japan
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May 19, 2013
“This was the most terrible visit to a temple in Kyoto in 8 years!”
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Reviewed May 19, 2013

I happened to go in the time of reconstruction of the main building - it was all covered and the access inside prohibited. The Buddha statue is in a separate room reached through a tunnel amongst the reconstruction. Unfortunately the flowers in the garden and...More

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