Sanjusangendo is a Buddhist temple which is part of the Rengeo-in...
Tale of Genji
The 'Tale of the Genji' or Genji Monogatari, written in...
The Pillow Book
The Pillow Book (Makura no Soshi) is a personalised account of...
The To-ji Shingon Buddhist temple complex is located in Kyoto...
Insei: Cloistered Government in Ancient Japan
Insei or 'cloistered government' describes the strategy...
Arashiyama Bamboo Forest in Japan
The Arashiyama Bamboo Forest or "Sacred Grove" is located in Arashiyama...
Arashiyama Sacred Grove
The Arashiyama "Sacred Grove" or bamboo forest is located in Arashiyama...
Façade and Detail of Toji Temple's Pagoda
The Toji temple in Kyoto, Japan was first built between 794-796...
Golden Pavilion, Kinkaku-ji
The Golden Pavilion, Kinkaku-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan. The top two...
Heian Shrine in Kyoto, Japan
Dating from only 1895 CE, Kyoto's Heian Shrine was built to commemorate...
Kiyomizu-dera, otherwise known as the ‘Temple of the Pure Water...
Kondo, To-ji Temple
The Kondo or Main Hall of the To-ji temple complex, Kyoto, Japan...