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Pink Moss Garden Saiho-Ji Temple Kyoto Japan

Pink Moss Garden Saiho-Ji Temple Kyoto Japan

Pink Moss Garden Saiho-Ji Temple Kyoto Japan

Your eyes will feast upon the spectacular sight of the moss temple when you visit this place in Matsuo, Kyoto, Japan. Saiho-ji is a Rinzai Zen Buddhist Temple, which is most famous for its pink moss garden. The gardens are truly a sight to behold, nothing like you’ve ever seen in your life. Many tourists say the same thing.

The temple was built to commemorate Amitabha. It was founded by Gyoki and renovated by Muso Soseki. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. It is included in the historic monuments of ancient Kyoto. Now, it’s a top travel destination in Japan.

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