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The famous and timeless rock garden of the Ryoan-ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan.  This temple was constructed in the 1400s but looks modern, spartan and timeless.

The famous and timeless rock garden of the Ryoan-ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan. This temple was constructed in the 1400s but looks modern, spartan and timeless.

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Ryoanji temple under the spring rain. Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

Ryoanji temple under the spring rain. Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

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Rock garden ^_^  #rocks #garden #rockgarden #zen #zentemple #zenrockgarden #zenrock #gravel #nature #moss #wall #meditation #ryoanji #kyoto #japan #石 #庭 #仏教 #自然 #苔 #壁 #龍安寺 #京都 #日本

Rock garden ^_^ #rocks #garden #rockgarden #zen #zentemple #zenrockgarden #zenrock #gravel #nature #moss #wall #meditation #ryoanji #kyoto #japan #石 #庭 #仏教 #自然 #苔 #壁 #龍安寺 #京都 #日本

Kyoto Travel: Ryoanji Temple

Kyoto Travel: Ryoanji Temple

. #龍安寺 #ryoanji #京都 #kyoto #石庭

. #龍安寺 #ryoanji #京都 #kyoto #石庭

Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

Ryoan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan. In 1450, Hosokawa Katsumoto, another powerful warlord, acquired the land where the temple stood. He built his residence there, and founded a Zen temple, Ryoan-ji. During the Onin War between the clans, the temple was destroyed. Hosokawa Katsumoto died in 1473. In 1488, his son, Hosokawa Matsumoto, rebuilt the temple.

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https://flic.kr/p/RHdQaF | 龍安寺 石庭 | Kyoto Ryoan-ji temple , JAPAN , Sony Alpha 7r2 , Voigtlander HELIAR Classic 75mm/F1.8 ちょっと視線を下げて撮ってみました。 ファインダーを覗かずに液晶を見ながら撮れるので楽チンです(^o^)

https://flic.kr/p/RHdQaF | 龍安寺 石庭 | Kyoto Ryoan-ji temple , JAPAN , Sony Alpha 7r2 , Voigtlander HELIAR Classic 75mm/F1.8 ちょっと視線を下げて撮ってみました。 ファインダーを覗かずに液晶を見ながら撮れるので楽チンです(^o^)

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