Temple entrance beckons at twilight

夕暮れの丘の上、寺は手招きします。景色が門を枠に入れて、門も景色を枠に入れます。

Visiting a nearby gallery, I wanted to show my friend the Gokokuji temple, just past the station. It was more magical and quiet than I had remembered. I love the long climb up the hill, and how the landscape frames the entrance gate, which in turn further frames the landscape.

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2 comments
  1. Shirley said:

    Many thanks for always keeping me in touch with the beauty and wonderment of Japan. As I have not been in years…..I do miss it.

    • palmsundae said:

      Thank you!

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