Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Biggest gate: Chion-in, Kyoto

Chion-in, Kyoto sightseeing

This is the biggest temple's gate in Japan, 24 meters in height, 50 meters in width and 50,000 tile roofs.

Over the gate are a flight of stairs, leading to the main temple.

Passing through the gate and going up the stairs will lead you another world of Buddhism.

Chion-in, Kyoto
Location by Google Map


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