Byodo-in Temple
Byodo-in Temple
The absolutely stunning Byodo-in Temple in Uji is considered to be one of the best examples of what is known as Buddhist Pure Land styles architecture. It’s surrounded by natural greenery, beautifully kept garden and serene ponds, conjuring exactly the kind of image you’d expect from such a building. Its most distinctive building is called the Phoenix Hall, on its roof sit two of the creatures it is […]