Engakuji Temple in Kamakura

4 years ago by in Japan Archives

At 2 mins by foot of Kita-Kamakura Station you wan visit the Engakuji Temple (円覚寺). Founded in 1282 by a Chinese Zen monk this temple is one of the most peaceful place ok Kamakura. This temple is also one of the most famous Zen Buddhist temple of Japan. Today it remains 17 of the 40 building the complex used to have in it glorious day.

















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