Saihoji Temple is Buddhist temple from the Rinzai Zen sect which is famous for its moss garden, which probably the best in Japan. Unfortunately access to Saihoji Temple, also known Read more [...]
Kegonji Temple, also referred to as Suzumushi-dera Temple (the “cricket” temple) due to the large number of crickets that can be heard around the temple. Kegonji Temple features a moss covered Japanese garden and views of Kyoto city. Kegonji Temple is very popular when the monks are providing entertaining talks. People que up in the temple grounds waiting to hear the next talk. Kegonji Temple is Buddhist temple from the Rinzai sect, however it was established by the Kegon sect in 1723 .